See It in Practice
Now that you have had the chance to learn about argumentative essays, it’s time to see one in practice. Below, you’ll see a traditional or typical sample argumentative essay from a beginning writing class. In this assignment, the student was asked to write an essay on a topic or issue of her choice, follow APA guidelines, and use at least three sources.
Click the link below to see the sample paper in a PDF format. In the sample, scroll over the dialog boxes to learn about the strategies and techniques the author used in this essay. In some browsers, you may need to download or save this file to be able to utilize all of its functionality.