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Hatboro-Horsham High School Library: The Balloon Debate!

Your Task

You are in a hot air balloon that is losing height rapidly. It will soon crash into the side of a mountain because it is overweight. To prevent the certain death of everyone on board, only ONE person can stay.

Complete research about the individual using a minimum of THREE resources, citing them in MLA format.

Based off of your research, determine the historical significance.

Be prepared to discuss and show why you saved and the other were tossed out of the balloon.


How do I Copy and Paste a Pre-Formatted Citation?

The CRAP Test



A: Who is the AUTHORITY?

P: What is the PURPOSE or POINT OF VIEW?

What are Databases?

Now it's your turn!

Which website is more reliable?

Gale Biography in Context

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Gale History in Context