Writing with Skill Week 3 Day 1

Footnoting

#1

Winnie-the-Pooh once made a very profound statement:

It’s a funny thing about accidents. You never have them until you’re having them.

#2

The Sepoy Mutiny of 1857

had shaken the British rule in India at its very foundation.

#3

The quantum physicist Max Planck studied the movement of heat in three ways: conduction, convection, and radiation.

#4

Although the word hippopotamus comes from the Greek for “water horse”, the Egyptians thought of hippopotami as “water pigs” instead of “water horses.”

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  1. A. A. Milne, Winnie-thePooh (Dutton Children’s Books, 2001), p. 235
  2. A.K. Basu Majumdar, Rabindranath Tagore: The Poet of India (Indus Publishing Company, 1993), p. 66
  3. Jane Weir, Max Planck: Revolutionary Physicist (Capstone Press, 2009), p. 14
  4. Geraldine Pinch, Egyptian Mythology: A guide to the Gods, Goddesses, and Traditions of Ancient Egypt (Oxford University Press, 2002), p. 142
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