Copper extraction

At first glance, the author’s conclusion that the new technology described by the author can decrease the electricity used by the copper-extraction industry seems reasonable. However, a careful examination of the claim reveals that the argument relies on several unsubstantiated assumptions, which render it unconvincing as it stands. Before any final conclusions are made, the…

Manager’s statement

At first glance, the manager’s statement telling that we should concentrate on the state of Urba rather than on the state of Sylva to have more customer of our national newspaper is convincing. However, a careful examination of his claim uncovers that the argument relies on a series of unsubstantiated assumptions, which render it unconvincing…

Adams Realty

The author of this letter claims that the estate firm Adams Realty is obviously superior comparing to Fitch Realty in terms of the company’s scales, revenues, average sale-prices and selling efficiency. However, this statement seems to be imprudent since a significant amount of additional evidence is requisite in order to fully evaluate its reliability. In…

Educational Reform

In the Saluda newspaper editorial, the writer proposes to reduce the number of courses offered at Saluda Consolidated High School on the basis that a smaller private school in town offers a basic curriculum with significantly less courses yet consistently sends a higher proportion of graduating seniors to college than Saluda Consolidated High School does….

Motorcycle Noise

In the business section of the local newspaper, the author attempts to analyze why a foreign version of a popular product Motorcycle X is not selling well in the US market. Some have suggested that it is due to the fact that the foreign copycat version lacks the exceptionally loud noise made by motorcycle X….

South Fork Gazette

In the argument, the author advocate the idea that the real flowers in the city should be replaced by artificial flowers. In supporting of his conclusion, the author rises the points that real flowers are easy to wilt as well as the artificial flowers are less expensive to maintain. At the first glance, the argument…

South Fork Gazette

In the argument, the author advocate the idea that the real flowers in the city should be replaced by artificial flowers. In supporting of his conclusion, the author rises the points that real flowers are easy to wilt as well as the artificial flowers are less expensive to maintain. At the first glance, the argument…

Re-elect Adams

In the given argument, the author of the advertisement advocates that Adam, instead of Zebulon, should be re-elected as the governor of the state. This conclusion is based the statistics data which shows the changes in the state’s economic situations in the recent years. The argument seems convincing at the first glance; nevertheless, a careful…

Newspaper Test

In the magazine article, the author claims that the general popluation are not as concrened with regulating their intake of red meat and fatty cheeses as they were a decade ago. His conclusion is based on the fact that Heart’s Delight, a grocery store known for selling organic fruits and vegetables also has a wide…