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Introduction: Arguments

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18 questions

  • 1. Multiple Choice
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    A formal argument states a position on a substantive topic and then supports that position with

    an essay

    reasons and evidence

    a thesis statement

  • 2. Multiple Choice
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    The purpose of a formal argument is to:

    Win the argument

    antagonize the other side

    make readers believe something and, in many cases, to take some type of action.

    write a very long essay to exhaust the reader into submission

  • 3. Multiple Choice
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    It makes a strong argument and you are likely to listen when a person clearly states her position.

    very likely

    somewhat likely

    not a chance

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