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Issue 1: Alcohol Source 1 (Author, Website, Date Created, url): west Virginia university Difficult Vocab: 1. Numerous 2. synergistic 3. schizophrenia Predicted Meaning: 1. a lot 2. health problems 3. mental problem Actual Definition: 1. great in number 2. relating to surgery 3. A brain disorder when people have impared emotional problems

How is the issue described in the source? The issue is described very neativly. According to the source, who is affected? How are they affected? The alcoholics family is affected very much. The family is constantly surrounded by alcohol. Even the communities are affected by the alcoholics lots of money is lost because of alcohol. According to the source, how have people reacted to the issue? People have reacted negatively but nothing is being done really to stop it. As described in this source, how is the issue connected to your life? More than 20% of families have an alcoholic person in there family. Alcoholism causes insurance rates to increase and increase work place injuries.

Source 2 (Author, Website, Date Created, url): drug free world Difficult Vocab: 4. 5. 6. Predicted Meaning: 4. 5. 6. Actual Definition: 4. 5. 6.

How is the issue described in the source? Alcohol is a drug and it is a depresant. According to the source, who is affected? How are they affected? Everyone can be affected because of drunk driving. According to the source, how have people reacted to the issue? People havent really reacted to the issue nothing is really being done. As described in this source, how is the issue connected to your life? I could get hurt by people influenced by alcohol.

Issue 2:bullying Source 1 (Author, Website, Date Created, url): stopbullying.gov Difficult Vocab: 7. 8. 9. Predicted Meaning: 7. 8. 9. Actual Definition: 7. 8. 9.

How is the issue described in the source? Unwanted, aggressive behavior among children. According to the source, who is affected? How are they affected? All children are affected by bullying According to the source, how have people reacted to the issue? According to this source people have no reacted. As described in this source, how is the issue connected to your life? As a person in school bullying is all around me.

Source 2 (Author, Website, Date Created, url): huffingtonpost.com Difficult Vocab: 10. immune 11. 12. Predicted Meaning: 10. 11. affected Actual Definition: 10. resistant to infection 11. 12.

How is the issue described in the source? Bystanders are as big of a problem in bullying as bullies themselves. According to the source, who is affected? How are they affected? Everyone is affected. According to the source, how have people reacted to the issue? People react in many ways to this issue. As described in this source, how is the issue connected to your life? People like me have the power to stop bulling.