Argue credibility Checkpoint due 4-8-10 thurs

Argue credibility Checkpoint due 4-8-10 thurs - obtain a...

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What claims are being made? 5 Do the claims conflict with personal observations? 5 What background information do you have about the claims? 5 What is the expertise of the author, if any? 5 Is the author biased and untrustworthy, or unbiased and trustworthy? Remember, a claim is when a belief/opinion is being stated. Be sure to include the story title and the link which led you to the story somewhere in your Checkpoint response. CheckPoint: Argument Credibility Locate a link to an online video or print news story from your favorite online news source. Your choice of source may range from a major news network to a small opinion magazine, but should not include YouTube or Google Video TM video search. Select a story in which claims are made, and note the story title and source name. If you cannot
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Unformatted text preview: obtain a direct link to a video, write a summary of the videos key points and provide a link to the Web site where you found the clip. Review the Assignment explanation in the Course Materials. Answer the following questions in a 200- to 300-word response: o What claims are being made? o Do the claims conflict with your personal observations? o What background information do you have about the claims? o What is the expertise of the author, if any? o Is the author biased and untrustworthy, or unbiased and trustworthy? Post your response and a working link to your online source. Use the grading rubric to check your work before submitting it to your individual forum....
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