1) Write brief summaries of technical articles identify key ideas in articles evaluate authors ability to support claims Write a summary of the article Identify at least one positive statement Identify at least one normative statement Link the article to macroeconomic data Link the article to the course content bibliographic database. You will be utilizing articles written in the Wall Street Journal: which can be found in ProQuest. You can also use articles you find on the internet using a search engine like Google News. 1) Write a Good Summary 2) Identify a Positive Statement In your paper you should discuss one positive statement from the article and explain what makes it a positive statement. Positive statements explain how the world works and state facts without evaluating them as good or bad. Convincing authors use a large number of positive statements to support their arguments and policy proposals. 3) Identify a Normative Statement In your paper you should discuss one normative statement from the article and explain what makes it a normative statement. Authors make normative statements when they interject their opinion into an article. These statements make value judgements and/or explain how the world ought to be. Experts in persuasion use can make opinionated statements seem factual and unbiased. Reading carefully and looking out for normative statements will help you sort through the fact from fiction! 4) Link the article to macroeconomic data In your paper you should include a graph of some data you collect from a resource like the FRED (https://fred.stlouisfed.org/ (Links to an external site.)). You should explain how this data relates to the article. Does it support the authors claims? Does it discredit them? Does the data you collect highlight an important oversight of the article? Be sure that when you include the graph that you explain to the reader why its important. 5) Link the Article to the Course Finally you must explain at least one link between the article and class material. For example that link might explain how your authors understanding of the economy: a) is different from what you learned in class or b) went beyond what you learned in class. Formatting 1) In your heading include the articles title author publication and date. 2) Use the subheading Link to identify the section where you explain a link between your article and the class. 3) Your summary should be 250-300 words in length. List the word counts for the article and for the assignment just below the last line of the summary. 4) Use APA format to cite your article and any other outside resources. 5) You graph should be included at the very end of your summary and referred to in your paper as (Figure #_)
1 page no apa format class will be Statistics MAT 220 Access the course catalog and review the description of the course(s) you have registered to take for next mod. The undergraduate course catalog begins around page 220 depending on the version you are using.Post a response to the appropriate prompt(s) below: If you will be taking a course in your major discuss how you anticipate that this course will contribute to your knowledge base and career preparation. Consider doing research to find an article that supports your statements. If you will be taking a general education course discuss the benefits of a broad knowledge base beyond your major topic of study. Cite reference(s) that support your statements. If you will be taking an elective discuss why you find the course interesting. If you will be graduating upon completion of this course congratulations! Please discuss how you will use your degree to further your career.