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Question 1 1. Critical thinking skills when writing and in general involve the following attributes:
Question 2 2. An essay should have a clear purpose. For the most part, it should work to _____, _____, and/or _____.
Question 3 3. Proofreading is the final stage in writing an excellent paper. One strategy that can assist a writer would be to:
Question 4 4. Correlative conjunctions show a(n) _____ between two elements to provide balance in a sentence.
Question 5 5. When writing a persausive essay, the writer should _____ likely arguments that may be in opposition to theirs.
Question 6 6. The main purpose of the persuasive text is for the author to _____ the reader.
Question 7 7. When writing a counterargument, a transition word that would best convey that would be:
Question 8 8. Using an explanation when writing will help _____ the idea of the topic of the essay to your reader.
Question 9 9. When planning your essay what is the first thing you should do before writing the paper in its entirety?
Question 10 10. It is important to write an essay that is _____ because it will give the reader direction and flow smoothly.
Question 11 11. What is NOT an element of freewriting?
Question 12 12. Why should you analyze the prompt first when developing your essay topic?
Question 13 13. When brainstorming for an argumentative paper, writing out the pros and cons will assist in:
Question 14 14. Why is it a bad idea to use only short subject-verb sentences?
Question 15 15. What does it mean to limit your topic?
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