Rule of Thumb

SOLICITING PAPERS FROM STUDENTS

In a college classroom, roughly 10 percent of the term papers will be handed in late. Increasing the penalty for ...

In a college classroom, roughly 10 percent of the term papers will be handed in late. Increasing the penalty for a late paper has no effect on this statistic unless more than one term paper is required. — Phil A. Schrodt, Associate Professor, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois

09/12/17