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Why is persuasion such an important part of most advertising and media? A. All media and advertisers practice ethics over persuasion. B. Persuasion was only used during propaganda campaigns during World War II. C. Persuasion is another name for researching the facts stated in an advertisement. D. Persuasion influences people’s opinions about issues, people, or products, possibly causing a consumer to support what’s being sold.
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User: Why is persuasion such an important part of most advertising and media? A. All media and advertisers practice ethics over persuasion. B. Persuasion was only used during propaganda campaigns during World War II. C. Persuasion is another name for researching the facts stated in an advertisement. D. Persuasion influences people’s opinions about issues, people, or products, possibly causing a consumer to support what’s being sold.

Weegy: Why is persuasion such an important part of most advertising and media? D. Persuasion influences people s opinions about issues, people, or products, possibly causing a consumer to support what s being sold. [ ]
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User: Which of the following choices is NOT a component of a "perfect" ad? A. The ad is visually appealing to attract the audience's attention. B. The ad is fact-based, and the facts are verifiable based on research. C. The ad uses propaganda to appeal to the emotions or logic of the consumer. D. The ad does not feature any stereotypes but is respectful of competitors' products.

Weegy: B. The ad is fact-based, and the facts are verifiable based on research is NOT a component of a "perfect" ad.
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User: Which of the following BEST reflects the ways in which a gerund can be used? A. noun, adjective, adverb B. adjective, verb C. noun D. noun, adverb

Weegy: Noun BEST reflects the ways in which a gerund can be used.



User: How are participles and gerunds similar and different? A. Gerunds and participles are similar in that they both can end in —ed; however, they differ in their functions: gerunds function as nouns, and participles function as modifiers. B. Gerunds and participles are similar in that they both can end in —ing; however, they differ in their functions: gerunds function as nouns, and participles function as modifiers. C. Gerunds and participles are similar in that they both can end in —ing; however, they differ in their functions: gerunds function as modifiers, and participles function as nouns. D. Gerunds and participles are similar in that they both can end in —ed; however, they differ in their functions: gerunds function as modifiers, and participles function as nouns.

Weegy: The answer is: B. Gerunds and participles are similar in that they both can end in ing; however, they differ in their functions: gerunds function as nouns, and participles function as modifiers.
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User: Why is a threatening, violent e-mail that contains curse words considered cyberbullying? A. It is not cyberbullying; it’s netiquette. B. Cyberbullying includes being nice to people online. C. It is not cyberbullying if the person is not saying those things to you in person. D. Cyberbulllying is the mistreatment of another person while they are online: threats, put-downs, and curse words are all signs of disrespect.

Weegy: Threatening, violent e-mail that contains curse words considered cyberbullying becayuse D. Cyberbulllying is the mistreatment of another person while they are online: threats, put-downs, and curse words are all signs of disrespect.



User: If a friend of yours forwarded your e-mail conversation about a private matter to a group of your classmates without your permission, that would be an example of breaking __________. A. money B. netiquette C. spam D. website

Weegy: The answer is B. netiquette
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User: What is the difference between action verbs and linking verbs? A. Action verbs express actions being performed, and linking verbs connect subjects and complements. B. Linking verbs express actions being performed, and action verbs connect subjects and complements. C. Action verbs partner with main verbs to indicate tense and mood, and linking verbs express actions being performed. D. Linking verbs partner with main verbs to indicate tense and mood, and action verbs connect actions being performed.

User: Which type of verbal can be used as an adjective, adverb, or noun? A. progressive B. gerund C. participle D. infinitive

Weegy: Infinitive can be used as an adjective, adverb, or noun.



User: Which type of verb can have a direct object? A. linking B. action C. collective D. auxiliary

User: What is the definition of propaganda? A. Propaganda is the use of a project plan to manage an event. B. Propaganda is a set of principles by which a person determines what is right or what is wrong. C. Propaganda is the promotion of an idea, service, or product to the general public for consumption. D. Propaganda is an advertising style that presents only one side of an issue using highly persuasive techniques to influence people’s thinking.

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The definition of propaganda: Propaganda is an advertising style that presents only one side of an issue using highly persuasive techniques to influence people’s thinking.
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