5th six week project

by antonio martinez

MLA Work Cited

Page located at the end of the paper. A formatted paper containing detailed information about any words you cited, quoted, in your paper.

Central Argument

Backbone of your essay, gives paper a sense of purpose, and is normally reducible to a single statement.


Ethical appeal, means to convince an audience of the author´s credibility.


Logical appeal, means to convince an audience by use of logic or reason.


Emotional appeal, means to persuade audience by appealing to their emotions.


Supporting evidence from credible sources can be used to prove statement.


A opinion is what some one thinks about an object

Primary Source

Raw material of history. From the time of the even, and is a first hand account.

Secondary Source

Accounts or interpretations of events created by someone without first hand experience after the fact.

Manipulate Audience

Trying to control the audience by changing the way they feel or think about a specific topic.

Counter Argument

An argument opposed to your thesis. It expresses the view of a person who disagrees with your position.