Logical appeal is the most frequently used literary device in the passage. Summers utilizes several statistics and study results to back up his claim. One example of logical appeal is when Summers writes, "Compared to paper bags, plastic grocery bags produce fewer greenhouse gas emissions, require 70 percent less energy to make, generate 80 percent less waste, and utilize less than 4 percent of the amount of water needed to manufacture them." Summers used these statistics to persuade readers that plastic bags are better for the environment and economy than their main substitutes. Logical appeal is used a number of additional times
Aluminum bats can cost up to $250 and can go any higher than $400.” Wooden bats being less expensive by a few hundred dollars can save the college more money than buying eight to nine aluminum or composite bats for a whole season. Finally the last key piece of evidence is“ Metal baseball bats are more costly because of the material used in processing the bat. Since some of these metal are not very common many stores that sell them raise up the price for metal bats.” Since wooden bats are made out of wood, the cost of them are not so high because wooden bats are made from trees which is located almost everywhere in the United States. By having materials easily at the ready for baseball bats to be made it brings down the price of baseball bats. Having wooden bats be introduced to college level it will save a great amount of money for colleges to use that extra money into somewhere else
While by only counting the amount of carbon that is been used from paper cups, it is already so close to surpass the carbon that is been stored in trees. If we add all of the factors together, the amount of carbon that Shanghai American School is using will be overwhelming. Most paper cups are coated with a petroleum based plastic resin which makes them more durable and
Harvesting ginseng does not require a lot of money unless you want to grow your own under artificial light, while the lowest investment and production cost are for wild and wild-simulated ginseng For the already cash strapped miners, this could be an easy way to earn a little money. Wild ginseng is the most profitable production of this plant and a person can easily earn $300-$350 per pound of dry ginseng However, it can vary by year. Wild simulated and Woods grown ginseng are the next valuable. While other production methods produce a root that resembles wild roots gets less (ginseng). Ginseng can be a profitable business that rarely requires a lot of money to get
Sam Walton was selling supplies cheaper than other companies that way people who were less fortunate could afford it. However people did not stop to notice he is putting companies around his out of business. Other local business are selling supplies normal priced or high end prices because of the quality. The quality from the retailer stores around Walmart is more reliable and durable. Also Sam Walton is receiving his merchandise from overseas which causes his products to be cheaper.
With the parts that do not last long that means regular maintenance and up keeping when something goes wrong. Although a diesel truck is more expensive, you can expect much more out of it. A 2015 Ford XLT Super Duty is around $51,000 brand new. Although it is much more expensive, the price comes with dependability. With a diesel engine, the parts are made stronger and makes the truck much more dependable.
The artificial tree may have many pros, but it can have many cons as well. My family has been using the same artificial tree for years. That is a major pro, a fake tree cost much less than a real tree. One can use a fake tree for years, whereas a real tree, one has to buy and cut a real tree each year, therefore costing more money over time. An artificial tree can be safer than a real one, because
A Buy Nothing Day can create a new way for many too open their eyes and realize that money sometimes does not buy happiness. First of all, many people spend money on much of hat they own. Although we spend on supplies that are useful for example clothes, food, homes, many tend to buy products that are useless. On television advertisement is likely to be on every channel and sometimes the advertisement is for a product that is not worth the money. Many will buy a pen that glows in the dark because it is cool or will buy gloves that are clear because they look ver cool.
In the article Plastic Bag Should be Managed, not Banned, the writer claims “Plastic bags were designed to satisfy a need. Thin plastic can do many things that paper cannot.” There are reusable bags which are ten times preferable than a plastic bag. A reusable bag is capable of ‘satisfying a need.’ Besides plastic bags get ripped so easily and get soggy when it rains. Reusable bags, on the other hand, are versatile and functional. Another example from the text is that the author claims, “The answer to the problems associated with the thin plastic bag use is not a ban, but better management.
In the economy, Walmart takes over a large amount of customers who wants to buy products due to their low price. This makes all the small business goes down due to price structure. For example, if Walmart and a small store is all around the corner, any customer would still choose to go to Walmart because it is larger, it has a variety of choices to choose from, it has more lanes to pay which saves less time, it has a huge parking lot, and it is cost in a cheaper price. All of these are reasons of why people should choose Walmart rather than small businesses. Another cons about Walmart is that it’s been too diverse.