Factual Statements

Factual Statements Factual statements are those that can be verified. “A recent study confirmed that preschoolers watch an average of 28 hours of television a week,” “The Gateway Solo laptop comes with a CD-ROM drive” and “Johannes Gutenberg invented printing from movable type in the 1400’s” are all statements of fact that can be verified. One way to verify […]

Doing Research

Doing Research Jeremy was concerned. He was scheduled for his first speech in a week, but he hadn’t begun to find information. When he was in high school, he remembered discussing the subject of media violence in a class and he was really taken with the subject. Just a couple of months ago he had read an article […]