Mark De Saulnier for help kick-starting legislation mimicking Illinois’ law requiring a road test for drivers over age 75 at each renewal, he was told to get support because previous attempts for such a bill were quickly defeated.Mullen, a 72-year-old Danville resident, said he tried to work with AARP.
Length: Approximately 4-5 pages, typed, double-spaced, 12 pt. You will choose a topic and present an argument for your position on that topic. You must, however, make sure that (a) you choose a topic that is open to debate, and (b) that you take a position on the issue (merely expressing your opinion, simply telling me what you do or don't believe, is not sufficient).
You are also required to use at least one source (newspaper or magazine article, online essay, book, etc.) that speaks to the issue you're dealing with—and you must analyze an argument from one of your sources, whether it agrees or disagrees with your position. An introductory paragraph that briefly explains what the paper will be about and ends with:2.
You will lose points for poor writing (especially if it's easily avoidable—like spelling mistakes! It is essential that older drivers take yearly driving tests for safety reasons.
As they continue to age, drivers who are older usually become more conservative when driving.
It is not is everyone’s case, but many elderly individuals are not fit to drive after they reach a certain age.
It is vital to make yearly driving tests mandatory over a particular age since it is fundamental for the safety of all persons involving other road users and the occupants of the car the elderly driver is driving.I see the increasing number of older drivers on the road as a problem.There might be some heart issues or eyesight problems with older motorists.A concluding paragraph that restates your conclusion, and summarizes your reasoning.Please Note: You are required to pay attention to the advice given in the "Simple Writing Tips" document in the Course Documents section of Blackboard. Yearly driving tests should be mandatory over a certain age Student: Professor: Course title: Date: Yearly driving tests should be mandatory over a certain age Introduction At an advanced age, people who are much older, 65 and above, are more of a risk on the road.Drivers 85 years and older have the highest rate of fatal accidents per miles driven of any age group, according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.But attempts to stiffen driver’s license renewal requirements based on age have failed in California and elsewhere.Due: Sunday, April 27th (submitted electronically via email attachment)Draft Due: Thursday, April 24th, in class for peer review—bring a (full, completed) copy of your paper to class.*Please note: You must participate in the peer review process to receive full credit for the paper.Failure to participate in the peer review process results in an automatic 20% score reduction. Your job is to take the knowledge you've gained so far and put it to use in a short, persuasive essay. You may choose to write on anything that interests you.I will repeat: You must analyze the argument of at least one source (not simply use them for informational purposes). You should write in the first person and make your argument as clear and concise as possible. A thesis statement telling me exactly what you will be arguing for (i.e., your conclusion).3. carefully explain each premise in your argument, withb. every paragraph starting with a topic sentence that tells me what the paragraph is going to be about;d.and you should have at least one paragraph where you consider an objection to your position.4.