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Argumentative Essay

Argumentative Essay Options

For our final essay, we will be arguing for positive change.

Arguing a Solution to a Problem

  1. Position. Take a clear position on an arguable topic.
  2. Reasons. Develop main reasons, keeping audience in mind.
  3. Evidence. Support all reasons with strong research.
  4. Opposition. Acknowledge the opposing argument and take it out.


  • Five Sources (Two+ scholarly)
  • MLA citations and Works Cited
  • 1,000+ Words
  • Brief description of the problem
  • Argue a clear solution
  • Clear Purpose and Thesis
  • Use research as evidence
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