What rhetorical strategy is the author using by giving facts and statistics about the world's population growth in "Lifeboat Ethics: The Case Against Helping the Poor"? A. Induction B. Logos C. Ethos D. Pathos

QUESTION POSTED AT 26/03/2020 - 02:34 PM

Answered by admin AT 26/03/2020 - 02:34 PM

B. Because logos is persuasion through logic and fact. using facts and statistics is logos
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D. Sarcasm

Explanation:

Sarcasm denotes a derision or mockery, closely linked to irony, with a biting almost cruel intent, often hurting the sensitivity of the person receiving it

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Answer:

The one that best describes the writer's intention in sentence 5 in relation to the rest of the passage is to present an interpretation.

Explanation:

This excerpt introduces the topic in the first line and the following ones give examples of the events in the story of the main character, then the sentence number 5 expresses how the writer feels towards the general message of the story, and by saying that it is affirmative and hopeful despite all the hard time the character has to pass through, is giving they understanding of the story.

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