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"Within a decade," promised the top representative of the world's mightiest country, "no man, woman or child will go to bed hungry." Geoffrey Lean, "One Poor Harvest Away from Chaos" How does the passage appeal to ethos? A. It introduces the main idea of the article. B. It uses a quote from a public figure to establish credibility. C. It makes the audience feel better about the problem. D. It shows that the author is biased against the poor.

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  1. anonymous
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    B Ethos appeals to ethics, and it is a means of convincing someone of the character or credibility of the persuader.

  2. anonymous
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    still need help?

  3. anonymous
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    Question 2 of 5 Multiple Choice: Please select the best answer and click "submit." Which of the following is the best example of an appeal to pathos? A. "Some experts warned that the world could be on the verge of a 'nightmare scenario' of cut-throat competition for the control of shrinking supplies." B. "This is partly because the price of rice, which feeds almost half of humanity, has remained relatively stable; and partly because it is mainly the higher-quality wheat and maize . . . that has got much more expensive." C. "Robert Zoellick, president of the World Bank, warns that the rising prices are 'a threat to global growth and social stability,' and Nicolas Sarkozy has identified them as a priority for the G20, which he chairs this year." D. "On Wednesday, the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) reported that global food prices had hit a record high and were likely to go on rising."

  4. anonymous
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    Pathos Pathos represents an appeal to the emotions of the audience. Pathos is a communication technique used most often in rhetoric (where it is considered one of the three modes of persuasion, alongside ethos and logos), and in literature, film and other narrative art.

  5. YoungStudier
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    @Missiey

  6. anonymous
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    A and C

  7. anonymous
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    Multiple Choice: Please select the best answer and click "submit." Read the following passage: "The reality," [Lester Brown, president of the Washington-based Earth Policy Institute] says, "is that the world is only one poor harvest away from chaos. We are so close to the edge that politically destabilising food prices could come at any time." Geoffrey Lean, "One Poor Harvest Away from Chaos" How is author Geoffrey Lean using ethos in the passage? A. By revealing the bias that the author holds B. By appealing to the emotions of the reader C. By quoting a public figure to establish credibility D. By providing a logical explanation of events

  8. anonymous
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    D and C

  9. anonymous
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    i can only choose 1 answer ..

  10. anonymous
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    D

  11. anonymous
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    What main idea does the article, "One Poor Harvest Away from Chaos," focus on? A. Climate change could cause massive food shortages in the United States. B. The riots in Mexico and Indonesia were caused by food shortages. C. Governments are exploring ways to help end starvation among the world's poor. D. Future food price crises threaten the global economy as well as the world's poor.

  12. anonymous
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    c

  13. anonymous
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    Question 5 of 5 Multiple Choice: Please select the best answer and click "submit." What's one reason the author of "One Poor Harvest Away from Chaos" gives for why the world should be concerned about food prices? A. Lester Brown is the president of the Earth Policy Institute. B. The price of rice has remained unchanged. C. In 2008, the world's population grew by 1.2 billion. D. A heat wave could cause a global food shortage.

  14. anonymous
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    c

  15. anonymous
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    Question 1 2 3 4 5 Correct Y N N N N Points Earned 2 0 0 0 0

  16. anonymous
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    Question 1 of 5 Multiple Choice: Please select the best answer and click "submit." What evidence does the article, "One Poor Harvest Away from Chaos," give that shows the audience should be concerned about the number of hungry people worldwide? A. World leaders are concerned about rising food prices. B. The poor don't make healthy food choices. C. It takes eight pounds of cereal to produce one pound of beef. D. China has not released extra grain in the past decade.

  17. anonymous
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    c

  18. anonymous
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    @abriannaridley

  19. anonymous
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    What main idea does the article, "One Poor Harvest Away from Chaos," focus on? A. Climate change could cause massive food shortages in the United States. B. Governments are exploring ways to help end starvation among the world's poor. C. Future food price crises threaten the global economy as well as the world's poor. D. The riots in Mexico and Indonesia were caused by food shortages.

  20. anonymous
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    its not b

  21. anonymous
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    Can i see the article?

  22. anonymous
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    c?

  23. anonymous
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    ill show you after tyhe quiz i can go on it when im taking it but lets try

  24. anonymous
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    Question 3 of 5 Multiple Choice: Please select the best answer and click "submit." Read the following passage: "The reality," [Lester Brown, president of the Washington-based Earth Policy Institute] says, "is that the world is only one poor harvest away from chaos. We are so close to the edge that politically destabilising food prices could come at any time." Geoffrey Lean, "One Poor Harvest Away from Chaos" How is author Geoffrey Lean using pathos in the passage? A. By quoting a public figure to establish credibility B. By providing a logical explanation of events C. By appealing to the emotions of the reader D. By revealing the bias that the author holds

  25. anonymous
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    Okay

  26. anonymous
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    A?

  27. anonymous
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    Yeah i would say A

  28. anonymous
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    Question 4 of 5 Multiple Choice: Please select the best answer and click "submit." Read the following passage: "Within a decade," promised the top representative of the world's mightiest country, "no man, woman or child will go to bed hungry." Geoffrey Lean, "One Poor Harvest Away from Chaos" Why is this passage an appeal to ethos? A. It reveals the author is biased and will only use facts that support his theory. B. It shows the author has positive feelings about being able to solve the problem. C. It quotes a reliable source to establish the credibility of the author's argument. D. It introduces the main idea of the article so the reader knows what is to come.

  29. anonymous
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    Wait for number 3 its C

  30. anonymous
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    Pathos evokes emotion

  31. anonymous
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    I would say C for #4

  32. anonymous
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    Question 5 of 5 Multiple Choice: Please select the best answer and click "submit." Which of the following is the best example of an appeal to ethos? A. "Since then, the number of hungry people worldwide has almost exactly doubled: from 460 million to 925 million." B. "Robert Zoellick, president of the World Bank, warns that the rising prices are 'a threat to global growth and social stability.'" C. "Biofuels transferred over 100 million tons of cereals from plates to petrol tanks: to fill a 4 x 4 tank requires enough grain to feed a poor person for a year." D. "That ended nearly two decades during which the number of hungry people had stayed the same, while the world population grew by 1.2 billion."

  33. anonymous
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    I would say B

  34. anonymous
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    Your score is 60% (6.0 points out of 10). Question 1 2 3 4 5 Correct N Y N Y Y Points Earned 0 2 0 2 2

  35. anonymous
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    What did you you put for 1 and 3?

  36. anonymous
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    Question 1 of 5 Multiple Choice: Please select the best answer and click "submit." Read the following passage: "Within a decade," promised the top representative of the world's mightiest country, "no man, woman or child will go to bed hungry." Geoffrey Lean, "One Poor Harvest Away from Chaos" Why is this passage an appeal to ethos? A. It quotes a reliable source to establish the credibility of the author's argument. B. It shows the author has positive feelings about being able to solve the problem. C. It introduces the main idea of the article so the reader knows what is to come. D. It reveals the author is biased and will only use facts that support his theory.

  37. anonymous
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    Wait is this another test?

  38. anonymous
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    retake

  39. anonymous
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    a was right

  40. anonymous
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    Question 2 of 5 Multiple Choice: Please select the best answer and click "submit." What is the main idea of the article, "One Poor Harvest Away from Chaos"? A. The threat of starvation has caused people to riot in the past. B. Rising food prices endanger both the world's poor and the global economy. C. Poor people should be responsible for finding their own sources of food. D. Wealthy nations have an obligation to provide food for the poor.

  41. anonymous
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    i would say either B or D

  42. anonymous
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    Question 3 of 5 Multiple Choice: Please select the best answer and click "submit." Read the following passage: "The reality," [Lester Brown, president of the Washington-based Earth Policy Institute] says, "is that the world is only one poor harvest away from chaos. We are so close to the edge that politically destabilising food prices could come at any time." Geoffrey Lean, "One Poor Harvest Away from Chaos" How is author Geoffrey Lean using logos in the passage? A. By appealing to the emotions of the reader B. By quoting a public figure to establish credibility C. By revealing the bias that the author holds D. By providing a logical explanation of events

  43. anonymous
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    ik its not B

  44. anonymous
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    we got this one wrong last time

  45. anonymous
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    D

  46. anonymous
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    Logos is logic

  47. anonymous
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    Question 4 of 5 Multiple Choice: Please select the best answer and click "submit." Which of the following is the best example of an appeal to ethos? A. "That ended nearly two decades during which the number of hungry people had stayed the same, while the world population grew by 1.2 billion." B. "Biofuels transferred over 100 million tons of cereals from plates to petrol tanks: to fill a 4 x 4 tank requires enough grain to feed a poor person for a year." C. "Since then, the number of hungry people worldwide has almost exactly doubled: from 460 million to 925 million." D. "Robert Zoellick, president of the World Bank, warns that the rising prices are 'a threat to global growth and social stability.'"

  48. anonymous
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    Did you get 4 right or wrong?

  49. anonymous
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    idk if we did this

  50. anonymous
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    Yeah we did lol its D

  51. anonymous
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    Question 5 of 5 Multiple Choice: Please select the best answer and click "submit." What evidence does the article, "One Poor Harvest Away from Chaos," give that shows the audience should be concerned about the number of hungry people worldwide? A. It takes eight pounds of cereal to produce one pound of beef. B. World leaders are concerned about rising food prices. C. China has not released extra grain in the past decade. D. The poor don't make healthy food choices.

  52. anonymous
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    Im not sure on this one

  53. anonymous
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    ik its not a

  54. anonymous
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    we got this one wrong

  55. anonymous
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    i put D was wrong 2

  56. anonymous
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    ou have failed to successfully complete this assessment. Your teacher would like you to score at least 70% on this computer scored assessment. Please notify your teacher. They will review the problems you have missed, provide additional guidance, if necessary, and then enable access to the next computer scored assessment. (3 of 2 attempts.) Your score is 60% (6.0 points out of 10). Question 1 2 3 4 5 Correct Y N Y Y N Points Earned 2 0 2 2 0

  57. anonymous
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    Dang it we only needed to get 1 more right and you would've passed

  58. anonymous
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    Question 1 of 5 Multiple Choice: Please select the best answer and click "submit." Read the following passage: "Within a decade," promised the top representative of the world's mightiest country, "no man, woman or child will go to bed hungry." Geoffrey Lean, "One Poor Harvest Away from Chaos" How does this passage use ethos? A. By presenting facts and evidence B. By revealing the author's bias C. By appealing to emotions D. By quoting a credible public figure

  59. anonymous
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    i wanna say d

  60. anonymous
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    See thats what i said too but i think we got that one wrong the first time

  61. anonymous
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    Question 2 of 5 Multiple Choice: Please select the best answer and click "submit." Read the following passage: "The reality," [Lester Brown, president of the Washington-based Earth Policy Institute] says, "is that the world is only one poor harvest away from chaos. We are so close to the edge that politically destabilising food prices could come at any time." Geoffrey Lean, "One Poor Harvest Away from Chaos" How is author Geoffrey Lean using logos in the passage? A. By appealing to the emotions of the reader B. By providing a logical explanation of events C. By revealing the bias that the author holds D. By quoting a public figure to establish credibility

  62. anonymous
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    Question 3 of 5 Multiple Choice: Please select the best answer and click "submit." What is "One Poor Harvest Away from Chaos" about? A. People are eating more meat, causing a shortage in the world's food supply. B. Both the world's poor and the global economy could be affected by future food price crises. C. The world's poor spend almost 80 percent of their income on food. D. Lack of food caused riots in places such as Mexico, Cameroon, and Indonesia.

  63. anonymous
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    Okay so i looked back and we actually did get 1 right so its D

  64. anonymous
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    2.B & 3.B ( im not 100% sure on 3 because i haven't read the full article)

  65. anonymous
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    Question 4 of 5 Multiple Choice: Please select the best answer and click "submit." Which of the following is the best example of an appeal to ethos? A. "Since then, the number of hungry people worldwide has almost exactly doubled: from 460 million to 925 million." B. "That ended nearly two decades during which the number of hungry people had stayed the same, while the world population grew by 1.2 billion." C. "Robert Zoellick, president of the World Bank, warns that the rising prices are 'a threat to global growth and social stability.'" D. "Biofuels transferred over 100 million tons of cereals from plates to petrol tanks: to fill a 4 x 4 tank requires enough grain to feed a poor person for a year."

  66. anonymous
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    C

  67. anonymous
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    Question 5 of 5 Multiple Choice: Please select the best answer and click "submit." What's one example Geoffrey Lean provides that demonstrates why his audience should be concerned about world hunger? A. The price of rice has remained unchanged. B. There have been riots in countries such as Indonesia, Cameroon, and Mexico. C. There have always been hungry people in the world. D. The author first met Lester Brown in 1974.

  68. anonymous
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    c

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    You have successfully completed this activity. Please continue. (4 of 2 attempts.) Your score is 80% (8.0 points out of 10). Question 1 2 3 4 5 Correct Y Y Y Y N Points Earned 2 2 2 2 0

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