*Write a one page typed response analyzing your own personal style of argument. Use examples when possible. Use the questions in #3a and #3b under “Class Activities and Writing Assignments” on page 22 to help you. Also use Box 1.3 on page 23 to decide which style is your predominant form of argument. This should be on a separate paper from other homework for the week.
*Using the lists on pages 18-20, identify three current issues that interest you and that you would be interested in developing a position on.
*Make a written list of five headlines from the news that speak to arguable issues. This is an ongoing assignment for the first quarter, due every week.