12. “The speed and size of professional athletes have madeAmerican football more dangerous.” functions as which part of this unit of argument? (a)claim (b) warrant (c) grounds (d) backing 13. The opening sentence, “there is every reason to believe that the concussion crisis in NFL football will get worse,” functions as which part of this unit of argument? 14. Claim: Banning smoking on the Cal Poly campus is providing a healthier environment for all students.
Grounds: UC campuses have become healthier for students since they banned smoking.The above is an example of reasoning by analogy. 15. Claim: Switching to the semester system is making it easier for community college students to transfer to the CSUs.Grounds: The Board of Trustees says it is making it easier for community college students to transfer to the CSUs.The above is an example of reasoning by authority. Extra Credit: (possible 3 pts.) Answer on the back of your Scantron. Identify the claim, grounds and warrantfor this statement: