1. Which of the following best describes the rhetorical function of the second
sentence in the passage?
(a) It makes an appeal to authority.
(b) It restates the thesis of the passage.
(c) It expresses the causal relationship between morality and writing s
Free Response Question 2
Benjamin Banneker composed a message to Thomas Jefferson in 1791 to try to
encourage Jefferson to understand the inequality of slavery. Banneker uses pathos and ethos, tone
and an analogy to get his argument across to Jefferson.
1. According to the opening statement, what does every person realize at some moment in
That envy is ignorance; that imitation is suicide; that he must take
himself for better, for worse, as his portion
2. In the second paragraph,
1. From the biography, what incident changed Dickens' life and helped to shape him
as a writer?
Dickens was thrown in jail for a debt he didnt pay.
2. How old do you think Pip is?
I think the story Pip is telling is from when he was a young
Evaluating Student Responses
a. I thought Fridmans argument was well worded overall and it was structured well.
However, he didnt provide many facts or data to support his argument like statistics or
research. I disagree with his argument because many par
AP Eng Comp
25 August 2016
Simile: the ideas become confined, the mind
barren, and, like the scorching sands of
Arabia, produces nothing
Syntax: Again, continual hard labor irritates
Questions for Critical Reading
1. Who is the Author? The author is Jane Goodall who wrote this article on August 20th
2. What is his or her purpose? Janes purpose is to discuss trophy hunting and its negative
impact. She explains ho
The Color Purple
As you read, fill in the chart outlining the major conflict within your novel.
At the bottom, be sure to write a paragraph where you evaluate how the
characters solved the main conflict. Could the conflict have
1. The plot of your novel in fewer than five sentences.
The Color Purple tells the story of Celie and Netties lives after they
separate; Celie gone to be wed and Nettie off to be a missionary in Africa.
Celies husband abuses her and that forces her to fin
Major Works Data Sheet
Erin Wallace The Color Purple
In this column, choose five quotations from In this column, analyze the significance of
the text, one focusing on each of the
your quotations. Allow the following
following literary elements:
The Color Purple
Example From The
Harpo ast his daddy why he
beat me. Mr._ say, Cause
he my wife. Plus, she
stubborn. All women good for
he dont finish. He just tuck
his chin over the paper like he
do. Remind me of Pa.
2.10 Multiple Choice
1. In lines 1-12, the speaker assumes that the prophet will come
To answer this question properly, you need to be able to read between the
lines to understand what the speaker is saying. After you realize what the
2.07C Persuasive Letter
The Color Purple is an intense work of art, writing the harsh reality of love
and loss. While it isnt always the most cheery novel, it is a piece of literature
everyone should read. It not only gives some insight on how African Ame
Visual Representation & Story Song Chart
Its All over Now, Baby Blue
Corresponding part of the story
Where Are You Going, Where
Have You Been?
The vagabond whos rapping
1. This corresponds to the part
at your door
Partner: Samantha Schroeder
Sami: Hey Everyone! I'm looking for a partner for the 2.07 C assignment. I read
Pride and Prejudice, so if anyone read something else please let me know if you
still need a partner. Thanks! Sami
2.08 Open-ended Essay
Death of a Salesman revolves around the lives of Willy and his family.
Theyre all living in a dream world; not quite accepting their
misconceptions. Willy wants nothing more than his family and his own
success. This causes Willy to b
2.06 Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?
1. What is it about Connie that attracts A. Friend to her?
Connies bold outfits and outer beauty attracts him. She dresses
differently and one may say more provocatively than other girls her