Prepare an argument essay of 1,200 to 1,500 words that
also uses another pattern of development. Persuade a family member that the world today is better
than it was 50 years ago. Alternatively, you may choose the opposite stance of persuading a family member that
the world was better 50 years ago than it is today
Argument in combination with at least one other pattern of
As designated with topic, but write to a disagreeing audience.
(Do not write to an agreeing audience or to a neutral or
The essay requires evidence only from your
experience, not evidence from outside sources.