Instructions Since our chapter is about reading to learn, your assignment for th
Instructions Since our chapter is about reading to learn, your assignment for the chapter requires you to read a short scenario, develop your own conclusion about how the issue should be addressed, and present your argument to support your conclusion. This assignment is specifically designed to address the critical thinking elements of the course and help you improve your writing skills. Critical Thinking (CT) Assignment #1 – Crime and Punishment Argument Read the Scenario in the attached Word document. Use your critical thinking skills to answer the questions below in no less than 5 paragraphs of a reflection. State the problem as simply and clearly as you can. State your opinion of the situation and the reasons for your opinion. State the evidence to back up your reasons. State counter arguments and their weaknesses (i.e. on the other hand, opponents will claim, in spite of the fact, while it is true that, etc.) Your final paragraph should have a strong finish in support of your opinion on the matter. (Optional) Feel free to use the provided Building an Argument Worksheetto write down your thoughts about the scenario and decide your position. You will not be submitting this document. It is simply to aid you in building your argument.

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