Which of the following would not be a good title for an informative essay?
"Why Cocker Spaniels Make the Best Pets
"Ancient Greek Mythology"
"How to Start Your Own Garden"
"The Battle of the Alamo"
Which of the following is not a formatting feature that can direct your readers to particular information in an informational essay?
While both types of conflict deal with characters interacting with the world around them, character vs. nature differs from character v. society in that in
character vs. nature, the protagonist always wins, while in character vs. society, sometimes the antagonist wins.
character vs. nature, characters deal with natural challenges like floods or storms, while in character vs. society, characters deal with challenges presented by large groups of people around them
character vs. society, people deal exclusively with individuals, while in character vs. nature, people deal with large groups
character vs. society, characters deal exclusively with large groups, while in character vs. nature, characters always deal with large, scary animals.
Which of the following is not true of dialogue in a narrative?
Which of the following is not an advantage of maintaining an objective tone when writing an argumentative essay?
Being opinionated and especially being negative can work counterproductively on an audience.
Strong arguments well-supported by facts are almost always more effective than using bullying, provocative language, because this type of language tends to "turn readers off."
People never appreciate an author’s genuine passion when he or she is trying to make a case for the correctness of a specific stance.
Well-targeted logic, evidence, and examples that are present in an objective tone often make an argument so complete that exaggerated, emotional language becomes unnecessary.