April 24, 2013
Are We Passing Just to Fail?
Deans List, cum laude, and magna cum laude, these are all things that are associated
with getting good grades. Achieving more than just a passing grade comes with a feeling of
"Letter from a Birmingham Jail [King, Jr.]"
16 April 1963
My Dear Fellow Clergymen:
While confined here in the Birmingham city jail, I came across your recent statement calling my
present activities "unwise and untimely." Seldom do I pause to answer criti
Fallacy of ambiguity: using a term or phrase that can have different meanings without
specifying the meaning.
Appeal to authority: supporting a claim using statements made by someone who is not an
Hasty Generalization: formin
Notes for Writing 122
To refuse existing view and create sentiment to maintain the status quo.
*Call readers attention
*Change peoples minds
*lesson an objection
*earn support for a viewpoint
All arguments are concerned with persua
One Page Essay
Pun-ishments for writing it wrong
We all have strengths and weaknesses when it comes to writing, some of us are gluttons
for punishment trying to write a paper the night before it is due. I never like waiting until the las
Questions Pgs 530-531
May 1, 2013
From The Prince Questions:
1. In the beginning Machiavelli states that you must know when and where to ignore the
demands of the conventional morality, other evidence he gives of this would include his point of