Thesis Statement Analysis - Spring 2007

Indicate how much you agree or disagree with each thesis.



A red asterisk (*) indicates required questions.


  1. The death penalty is the best method of punishment for criminals that have committed a horrible crime.*
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    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. It is unnecessary to practice capital punishment because it is in itself a hypocritical and outdated act.*
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. Though it's wrong to protest funerals, organizations such as the Westboro Baptist Church and others have the right to do it.*
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. The Westboro Baptist Church, as well as any other organization, should not be allowed to protest any funeral.*
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. Many negative things can happen if you have pre-marital sex, such as unwanted pregnancy and different types of dieseases.*
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. The seatbelt laws have and will continue to save lives.*
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. Seatbelts should not be required by law to be worn because it should be each individual's choice.*
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. Embryonic stem cell research is unnecessary because there are other alternatives, flaws in the science, and it causes destruction of life.*
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. Embryonic stem cell research is necessary because it is better than other alternatives, not actually destroying life, and has benefits that outweigh the costs.*
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. Making students wear uniforms in school takes away their individuality and freedom of choice.*
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. Uniforms in school can eliminate unnecessary drama and the buying of high-priced clothing.*
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. Creationism has been proven to be correct.*
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. The evidence of evolution cannot be overlooked.*
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree