Claims, Reasons, Evidence
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by Amanda Power
| 11 Questions
Note from the author:
Identify claims, reasons, and text evidence.
1
1 pt
Is it a claim, a reason, or evidence to support?

Wild animals should never be kept in captivity.

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reason
evidence
2
1 pt
Is it a claim, a reason, or evidence to support?

The department will stock more than 70,000 rainbow trout in 31 urban-area lakes around the state for winter trout fishing.

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reason
evidence
3
1 pt
Is it a claim, a reason, or evidence to support?

Americans should be allowed to carry guns.

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reason
evidence
4
1 pt
Is it a claim, a reason, or evidence to support?

I feel that way because only police officers and military professionals receiving enough training to operate firearms.

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reason
evidence
5
1 pt
Is it a claim, a reason, or evidence to support?

Cracked-pop polypores are perennial, increasing in size each year for up to a decade or more.

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reason
evidence
6
1 pt
Is it a claim, a reason, or evidence to support?

Every day, seven children and teens die from gun violence.

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reason
evidence
7
1 pt
Is it a claim, a reason, or evidence to support?

I think that because having a gun in the home is very risky.

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reason
evidence
8
1 pt
Is it a claim, a reason, or evidence to support?

Students should be permitted to carry cell phones at school.

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reason
evidence
9
1 pt
Is it a claim, a reason, or evidence to support?

Over 108,000 (108,476) people in America are shot in murders, assaults, suicides & suicide attempts, and unintentional shootings.

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reason
evidence
10
1 pt
Is it a claim, a reason, or evidence to support?

According to netpost.com, kids who don’t play sports are less happy and don’t have as much to look forward to each day.

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evidence
11
1 pt
Is it a claim, a reason, or evidence to support?

Linda Johnson of www.healthyliving.com states that kids who play competitive sports have an average of .35 higher grade point average that students who do not.

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evidence
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