CRT 205 week 6 DQ1 (3) - home this also plays to persuasion...

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CRT 205 Week 6 DQ 1 View the Vacuum Sales digital story located on the Materials tab of your student Web site for Week Six. Of the two arguments provided in the digital story, which is valid and which is sound? When you are building an argument for an issue that is significant to you, do you think it is more important to be valid or sound? Explain your answer. Of the two arguments provided in the digital story, which is valid and which is sound? The vacuum salesperson states: “Anyone who wants a comfortable, clean home needs this amazing vacuum cleaner. You certainly look like someone who likes having a clean home. So, you definitely need this vacuum cleaner!” This is a valid statement when arguing for a clean
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Unformatted text preview: home; this also plays to persuasion when trying to make a sale. The wife’s argument besides being valid is also sound. If there is nothing wrong with the one you have, then why waste money purchasing a new one? When you are building an argument for an issue that is significant to you, do you think it is more important to be valid or sound? Explain your answer. I believe that when building an argument it would be better to have a sound argument. The only reason being is that in my experience if someone has a sound argument with solid facts and an answer to every possible question that may arise, then the argument is more persuasive and also a valid one....
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