What are some things that make someone stand out for admission to most colleges?
Some things all colleges look for in a prospective student are a passion for learning. Demonstrating knowledge of each individual school applying to is good too. Also, universities like students that not only excel at academics but also engage in productive extra curricular actives. Lastly, it's important to stand out, let them know something personal and possibly unique about you.
What were some of the prime causes for the war we now know as "World War One"?
World War One happened as a result of many things. However, the direct cause was the assasination of Archduke Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary, heir to that nation's throne, but the root causes include the interlocking alliances of nations that bound one nation to go war on another if one of their allies was attacked. Another was the growing rivalry between Great Britain and Germany. Also, the long simmer hatred between France and Germany. Finally there was the bombastic nature of the German Kaiser Wilhem II whose years of agressive actions had kept Europe close to war.
What parts does a formal essay have?
A formal essay consists of a number of paragraphs. The first is the introduction. After that comes the body, sometimes this is more than one paragraph. Finally is the conclusion or concluding paragraph.