Freakonomics Assignment

1. Read & write a summation and a personal opinion of each chapter.

2. Freakonomics project, you will research one specific issue or idea that stood

out for you while reading and investigate.

You will:

1. Locate an article (magazine article, journal article, newspaper article, etc..) in a reputable

primary source; Google Scholar might be a good resource.

2. Find evidence that supports or refutes your chosen issue;

3. Consider your original evaluation of the chapter while searching for evidence;

4. Print a copy of the evidence you choose to discuss.

Explain: Once you have accumulated your evidence, write 1-2 pages explaining how your

evidence supports (or refutes) the claim made by the author. In what way does this new

information alter the way you think about the issue? Explain.