Introduction Reflection

Learning Target:

  • I can point out how the author addresses differing facts and opinions.

Task:

Read the introduction to Physics of the Future by Michio Kaku
http://bigthink.com/dr-kakus-universe/the-introduction-to-my-newly-released-book-physics-of-the-future

In detailed paragraphs using formal writing rules, reflect on the following in regards to the information provided in the introduction:

  • Undoubtably, Michio Kaku knew that there would be some opposition to what he was about to state in his book. How did he use the introduction to address differing facts and opinions?

  • According to the Cave Man Principle, as humans we want to have both High Tech and High Touch. However, when given the option we chose High Touch. Prior to reading the introduction would you have agreed or disagreed with this statement. Did your feelings change at all after reading the introduction, why or why not?

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Additional Special Instructions

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