Legacy/Children of Alumni Assignment
Read Chapter 9a.
Answer questions 1-8 below in number format (not essay) on “ONE MORE TIME” Legacies/Children of Alumni on p. 403. To make sure you have the correct essay, it begins with “I know a lot of people who whine and complain about the children of alumni…..”
Note: Do NOT answer the questions on any other story or a zero will be given.
1. What’s the issue at hand (question at issue)? • The issue at hand is that people are complaining about children of the alumni’s having easier times getting into Cromwell. • Why not add alumni children to the list of favorable treatment in admission process?
2. Is it significant? …show more content…
7. Are there any logical fallacies (pp. 394-397) in the argument? (you need to find at least 6+ fallacies). You need to identify which sentences in the story are fallacies and specify which fallacy (or fallacies) they violate. For example:
“If we cut down on the number of legacy admissions, what would happen to the college budget? We s might not even be able to keep things running!” Slippery Slope • Kevin stated that “as long as you do the work , showing up for class should be irrelevant.” Showing up for class is a must to learn the material and