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bookcover Critical Thinking, Thoughtful Writing:
A Rhetoric with Readings

Third Edition

John Chaffee, LaGuardia College, City University of New York
Christine McMahon, Montgomery College
Barbara Stout, Montgomery College

Activity: Tom Randall's Halloween Party
Test your critical thinking abilities by imagining that you have been selected to serve on a jury.
Activity: Four Accounts of the Battle of Lexington
Develop your critical thinking abilities in this activity designed to complement Chapter 11: Believing and Knowing: Writing to Analyze.
Web Links
Visit these links to review the themes of each chapter.
Writing Projects
This web-based version of the Writing Projects supplies additional helpful tips for completing each project.
Guide to Publishing Your Work
This guide provides practical advice for students who want to submit their work for publication.
100 Words to Know
Increase your vocabulary using these flashcards derived from The American Heritage College Dictionary list of the top 100 words you should know.