Cause and Effect

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Notes on Cause and Effect Analysis Objectives for this Unit: In this unit, you will learn:  1) The key terms associated with cause  and effect analysis. 2) Four perspectives for addressing cause  and effect analysis. 3) How to combine two or more  perspectives in expository writing.
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Notes on Cause and Effect Analysis The Purpose of Cause/Effect Analysis To explain the critical question of “why?” Why did something happen in the  past? Why is something happening now? Why is something going to happen in  the future?
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Notes on Cause and Effect Analysis Key Definitions: “Event” An occurrence or happening “Condition” A state of being, a set of characteristics or  attributes
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Notes on Cause and Effect Analysis Key Definitions: “Cause” Any event or condition that anticipates or  precipitates another event or condition
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Notes on Cause and Effect Analysis Key Definitions: “Effect” Any event or condition that is caused by  another event or condition
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Notes on Cause and Effect Analysis Events  Conditions Timeline
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This note was uploaded on 06/22/2009 for the course ENGL 1302 taught by Professor None during the Spring '08 term at Tarrant County.

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