Prompt 7: Competition Name ______________________________________ Date _______________________

Prompt 7: Competition
Name ______________________________________ Date _______________________
Many people feel that American society is too competitive. Does competition lead to better
products and results, or does it lead to a focus on winning at all costs? Is fierce competition a
good idea or bad idea? Take a position on the issue. Support your response with reasons and
Restate the Prompt. What do you need to write about?
Write a Thesis statement for this prompt. (topic+comment+3 different points)
Create a Broad Opening Statement.
Create an outline of your reasons or steps in your answer. Add some details or examples.
(Prewriting) on the back of this paper if needed.
What anecdote or rhetorical question may you have to include?
Prompt 7: Competition