The Norton Field Guide To Writing With Readings And Handbook: Chapter 12 - Reporting Information

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The Norton Field Guide to Writing with Readings and Handbook: Chapters 12 - Reporting Information


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is textspeak? 
  • 2. 
    Elaborate on how the essay "Does Texting Affect Writing?" uses facts and statistics. 
  • 3. 
    What conclusion does author Michaela Cullington come to about texting within the essay "Does Texting Affect Writing?"? 
  • 4. 
    Discuss how biology is broken down in the essay "Throwing Like a Girl". 
  • 5. 
    Discuss two reasons why college costs so much, as referenced in the essay "The Reason College Costs More Than You Think." 
  • 6. 
    Discuss ways that you can narrow down your topic. 
  • 7. 
    Discuss some illustrations that can be used when designing your report. 
  • 8. 
    Explain how the essay "Black Friday:  Consumerism Minus Civilization" uses descriptive imagery to convey its argument. 
  • 9. 
    According to the essay "Black Friday: Consumerism Minus Civilization", how do television commercials play a direct role in the Black Friday buying hype? 
  • 10. 
    What are the four parts of the Rhetorical Situation that should be considered as you develop an argument?
  • 11. 
    Explain what a fallacy is and why you should avoid it when constructing an argument. 
  • 12. 
    The essay "Throwing Like a Girl" focuses on which sport? 
    • A. 

      Football

    • B. 

      Baseball

    • C. 

      Soccer

    • D. 

      Boxing

  • 13. 
    Showing patterns in and relationships among the information presented means to...
    • A. 

      Transition

    • B. 

      Draw

    • C. 

      Synthesize Ideas

  • 14. 
    To divide into categories means to...
    • A. 

      Classify 

    • B. 

      Process

    • C. 

      Defintion 

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