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Thesis: Income inequality is a big problem in the Unites States because it affects the economy and it also affects other aspects and social mobility within a society.
Essay 2, you will write a 750-word Aristotelian essay
Aristotelian Reminder: Your goal is to convince your audience of something using rhetorical
strategies to persuade your audience to adopt your side of the issue. The basic format is: introduce
your issue, present your case, address the opposition, provide your support/proof, present your
MLA Formatting: Be sure to use the correct header, in-text citation formatting, and works cited
Thesis Statement: Your thesis statement should clearly present the main idea of your essay and
make some kind of assertion (even if that assertion is about bringing two sides together). Please be
sure to underline your thesis statement.
Topic Sentences: Each paragraph should have a sentence that contains the main idea of the
paragraph and relates back to the thesis. Topic sentences should also be underlined.