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By the due date assigned, your paper on “How to Write an Argument Paper.”

Part A: Using chapt 6, Moving your audience, in Ramage, Bean, & Johnson chapt 6, Formulating Arguments, in Hult & Huckin, and one other source, write a 1 ½ page essay answering the question “How do I write an argument paper?” Cite and document your sources following APA guidelines. Provide copies of your source(s). The 40-40-20 rule applies.

Part B: In addition, on a separate sheet of paper, write your topic, your position, and three (3) points you will defend that support your position.

Ex., Topic and Position: Death Penalty

  1. Murder is murder, regardless of how it is framed.
  2. There is no universally guaranteed humane procedure developed.
  3. Investigative techniques have been developed that have led to the release of wrongfully imprisoned persons.

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