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4.Which statement constitutes the evidence? A, B, C or D? (remember, Toulmin callsevidence “grounds.”)5. Here is an example of a partial argument (warrant is missing, but is implied; what is the warrant?) “Mount Rushmore is definitely sexist. It depicts four men and no women as America’s greatest leaders.” What’s the reasoning used here; in other words, what’s the warrant? _______________________________________________________________________6. The above claim about Mount Rushmore is a claim of:a.policyb.factc.valued.refutation
Consider this argument: (an actual argument made by a lobbyist to the school board of a major city) “Students should be taught handgun safety in school. After all, cars are potentially lethal instruments and we teach students how to drive safely.” 7. For the above argument, what is the warrant? _____________________________________8. Here’s an argument: “The federal government must require that all automobiles sold in the United States achieve a gas mileage goal of 50 miles per gallon by 2025. Doing that would cut our total national energy consumption by 15% and reduce production of greenhouse gases by 25 percent, says the Department of Energy. Reducing our energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions are both crucial components of a sound national energy policy.” The first statement is the claim; whatkind of claim is it?________________________________________________________