Source Based Question (SBQ) Notes
Inference [2 Paragraphs]
I can infer from Source _______ that ___________.Source _______ states ______________________.I can also infer from Source ________ that __________.Source _______ states __________________________.
'Why' inference questions [2 Paragraphs]
I can infer from Source ________ that the cartoonist is trying to convince _____________ (who) that ____________, sothat they (the audience) will _____________ (desired reaction). The Source shows that __________________.I can also infer from Source ___________ that the cartoonist is trying to convince _______________ (who) that__________________, so that they (the audience will...) _______________. The Source shows that __________________.
Comparison [2 Paragraphs]
How different are these sources? (1 Similarity, 1 Difference)How are these sources different/similar? (2 Differences/Similar)Source A and B are different on how they ______________. Source A is ___________, while Source B is ______________.Source A states that ______________, therefore _______________. However, Source B states that _______________,therefore __________________.
Reliability [1 Source] [1 Paragraph]
-State Your Stand-Give Evidence-Cross Refer To Back Up Claim*Are all sources are correct to a certain extent? Or is it a 100% reliable/100% unreliable?(Does the Source prove that...)[Yes/No] Source E [does/does not] prove that ____________. Source E states that _______________. This is also[supported/refuted] in Source D. Source D states that ________________.-It does prove because it is reliable as (the provenance).
Reliability [2 Sources]
*These two sources differ in view. Does it mean that one is wrong?Possibilities: Both right, both wrong, one is more reliable than the other.Step 1: State your standStep 2: Prove Source D's reliability [reliable or unreliable]Step 3: Prove Source Es reliability [reliable or unreliable]