Arguments
starstarstarstarstarstarstarstarstarstar
by Ashley Freese
| 8 Questions
1
3 pts
Put the three parts of an arugment in order.
  1. Claim
  2. Reaso
  3. Evide
2
1 pt
Reasons and evidence are the same thing.
True
False
3
1 pt
In response to the question: should parents let their children play football?, consider the following argument:

In my opinion, I do believe that parents should let their children play football. I say this because I believe that because football can help children let out allot of inner anger they have. Also I believe that playing football can help children learn how to play well with others, and if their good enough, make a career out of it.

What claim does the author make?
4
2 pts
In response to the question: should parents let their children play football?, consider the following argument:

In my opinion, I do believe that parents should let their children play football. I say this because I believe that because football can help children let out alot of inner anger they have. Also, I believe that playing football can help children learn how to play well with others, and if they're good enough, make a career out of it.

Find two reasons the author provides to support the claim.
5
3 pts
Write a claim and two reasons in response to the question: should cellphones be allowed in the classroom?

6
1 pt
In the previous question, why do you think you were not asked to provide evidence to support your argument?
7
1 pt
Rate your understanding of determining the argument of an author in an article.
Green
Yellow
Red
8
1 pt
Rate your understanding of writing an argument in response to a question.
Green
Yellow
Red
Add to my formatives list

Formative uses cookies to allow us to better understand how the site is used. By continuing to use this site, you consent to the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.