## Where it is located

It's located in the very beginning which is why it's called a lead, because it leads you into your essay and what your topic will be.

Anecdote: An anecdote is short story that is normally amusing; it could be a joke but it has to be related to a topic.

Fact: It's something that can be scientifically proven and it has to be related to the topic.

Statistic: It is sort of like a fact but this detail has to be numerical, which means it has to contain a number or percent.

## How all of the pieces or leads are connected

They are all connected because they all lead the reader into the story. They provide factual or entertaining statements,stories,or jokes that connect to the topic.

Anecdote Trick: "An anecdote will make you LAUGH so hard you need a cure"

Fact Trick: "They aren't funny like the anecdote, in FACT they are quite serious."

Statistic Trick: "The statistic is all about the NUMBERS, maybe he should be a math teacher."

Lead Trick: "They lead you into the into the paper, so it's at the beginning."