Ethos, Pathos and Logos
Ethos, Pathos and Logos
Vocab Terms
Persuasive Essay Strategies
100

What does Ethos do?

It has experts in it or a famous person that shows the product.

100

Logos is a persuasive writing technique that tries to convince an audience through emotions. State true or false. 

False

100

Transition meaning?

Words or phrases that connect ideas.

100

What can you use if you're connection words or phrases?

Transitions

200

What is logos definition?

Logos refers to an argument that appeals to an audience's sense of logic or reason.

200

Which rhetorical appeal relies on facts, evidence, and logical reasoning to persuade the audience?

Logos

200

What is Call to Action meaning?

The last sentence of your essay that tells the reader what you want him/her to do or to believe.

200

What uses fear, sympathy, anger or humor to persuade others?

Pathos

300

Which sentences has pathos in it?

a) You buy 2 of our products, we give one to the homeless.

b)  Geico can save you 15% or more on car insurance.

You buy 2 of our products, we give one to the homeless.

300

Which of the following is an example of a Pathos appeal?

A. Presenting statistical data to support an argument.

B. Sharing a personal anecdote to elicit empathy.

C. Citing the expertise of a respected authority.

D. Using clear and concise language in a speech.

B. Sharing a personal anecdote to elicit empathy.

300

What is the target audience?

The group of people you are trying to influence to follow some action or believe.

300

What technique use experts in it?

Ethos

400

Is it Ethos, Pathos, or Logos?

Help families at the Ronald McDonald House by donating today.


Pathos

400

In a persuasive speech about the importance of environmental conservation, the speaker cites the research findings of a renowned climate scientist. Which is being used here Ethos, Pathos, or Logos?

Ethos

400

Which vocab term is this?

Most teachers will tell you that students must always be doing homework each day.

Counterargument

400

What uses statistics, facts, details?

Logos

500

Ethos is the style of persuasive writing that appeals to an audience by highlighting credibility of a person. State true or false. 

True

500

Which of the following is an example of a Logos appeal?

A. Telling a heartwarming story about a rescued animal to inspire action.

B. Citing a recent news article to support an argument about current events.

C. Appealing to the audience's sense of duty and responsibility.

D. Using humor to engage the audience and make them laugh.

B. Citing a recent news article to support an argument about current events.

500

What's a rebuttal?

Tell why the other side's viewpoint is not valid or why your side is better.

500

What can you use to tell why the other side's viewpoint is not valid or why your side is better?

Rebuttal

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