As you evaluate the effectiveness of a piece of deductive reasoning, you should first look for _____
Read the brief passage below and identify its implied main idea.
You wouldn't peel carrots with a nail file. And you can't tune an engine with a cheese grater. So why would you buy a wrench to do a screwdriver's job?
Why would the author want to share with the reader both sides to an issue?
Inductive reasoning involves _____
Consider the following paragraph:
I always vote for the National Party candidate in gubernatorial elections. This year, Sally Smith is the National Party candidate for governor, so I will vote for Sally Smith for governor this year.
Which type of reasoning is displayed in this paragraph?
Which of the following statements is a fact?
Why is an informed opinion more trustworthy than an opinion?
Which of the following statements is true about persuasive writing?
Deductive reasoning involves _____
Ethan is trying to convince Serena to go to a movie with him instead of studying for her mid-terms. This situation is an example of:
Which of the following is NOT a type of persuasion?
Which of the following occurs when sounds are repeated at the beginning of words?
Which of the following statements is an opinion?
Where is persuasive writing commonly found?
A deductive pattern is more common than an inductive pattern in student writing because _____
Which of these is NOT a step in the process to finding a passage's implied main idea?
What is the main intention of the author when writing a persuasive paper?
An implied main ideas is _____.
An implied main idea is the primary point of a sentence or passage that is…
Which of the following is a category of rhetorical devices?
How does the author share their opinion about an issue through persuasive writing?
Which of the following is an example of persuasion through the use of logos?
Which of the following is a deliberate overstatement or exaggeration?
Which of the following occurs when a writer splits his or her sentence into two parts and the second part provides a mirror image of the first part?
Which of these represents the primary point or argument of a sentence or passage?
Rhetoric is communication that ____.
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