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Attacking the person instead of the argument is a type logical fallacy called

Non sequitur (apex)

Did Susan b Anthony made penny's

Dollar piece

What type of reasoning is used in this example The air is dry in deserts

deductive reasoning

What event does the headline refer to

A headline refers the most important or one of my most important news items of the day.

What tool would a photographer use to form an argument

A photographer uses which tools to form an argument

What is Lake's overall attitude in An Indian Father's Plea

Answer this question…

He is proud of his American Indian heritage but also respects other points of view.

How is Wind-Wolf changed by his experience with racism

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He is upset and no longer wants to attend the school.

Which form of argument is considered more intimate and less formal

Answer this question… Letter

Which survey is most likely affected by bias

A convenience survey or a self-selection survey is most likely to be affected by bias

Why is it important to set the right tone in an argument

Because the tone you use can either draw an audience into your argument or alienate them.

Why is a piece of music considered a form of persuasive argument

Well, that depends on how you define argument. The music itself can influence emotion, and the words of a song can make any argument that we are capable of expressing in words.

What purpose does the conclusion of an argument serve

To make a final bid for support by restating the central point of the argument. (APEX)

What part of an argument establishes the stance the writer will take toward the subject

Answer this question… Introduction

Why is the opening of an argument important

It establishes the stance the writer will take toward the subject.

In An Indian Father's Plea what does Medicine Grizzlybear Lake ask the teacher to do for Wind-Wolf

Answer this question… In "An Indian Father's Plea," what does Medicine Grizzlybear Lake ask the teacher to do for Wind-Wolf?

What technique does Zitkala use to leave the reader with a vivid image of her mistreatment

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She presents her strongest argument at the end of the passage.

Which rhetorical technique is Abbey using in the underlined section of this excerpt


What experience makes Wind-Wolf want to stop attending the school

A classmate’s mother would not let wind-wolf Play at her house because he was an American Indian. - apex

What evidence from the text best supports lakes main argument that wind wolf is smart but comes from a different culture

His aunts and grandmothers taught him to count while they sorted out the materials used to make the abstract designs in the native baskets.

Why does the author use this example of his son's tribal education in his letter to the teacher

To show that his son is smart but has just learned things in a different way

What passage is an example of inductive reasoning

What passage is an example of inductive reasoning? -Apex

What statement is most clearly an example of ethos

the answer is c in APEX

What word from Abbeys passage best demonstrates ad hominem fallacy in his argument

Slob. -Apex

Which excerpt shows the clearest example of ethos from the damnation of a canyon

Anyone who has tried to pilot a motorboat through a raft of half-sunken logs, and bloated dead cows will have his own thoughts on the accessibility of these waters.


In "An Indian Father's Plea," what is Lake's tone

(Apex) Serious and forceful.

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