PHI 105 Week 1 Persuasive Essay: Topic and Audience Worksheet
Review the document titled "Persuasive Essay
Complete the Persuasive Essay: Topic and Audience Worksheet.
You will receive feedback on your assignment from your instructor by the start
of Topic 2.
Part 1: Select a Topic
Choose a topic for
your Persuasive Essay from the list below. If you would like to write about a
topic that is not on the list, contact your instructor via email to request
- Legalization of marijuana
of church and state
burning (Does someone have the right to burn the flag of the country? Who gives
them that right?)
What is the
topic you have chosen for your persuasive essay?
thinking about the different issues associated with the topic you have
selected, narrow your focus, and take a pro or con position for the subject of
your essay. Present a simple statement of your position here.
Section II: Identify your Audience
Answer the following
questions regarding the audience for your essay.
you intend to read your essay?
there clues in this particular assignment about who your audience is?
have more than one audience? If so, how many do you have? List them.
This would be a large audience
including, Parents, College Students, Educators, Lawmakers, Health Care Providers,
Law Enforcement and Government Officials.
the appropriate way to address this audience (professional, familial, friendly)?
your topic is important to your audience? What about your topic is not
important to your audience?
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