“In Pursuit of Unhappiness”. Spring 2014. Activity One. 1. List three things that bring people happiness. 2. Turn one of those into a complete sentence. EX: Happiness can be achieved by___________. Activity One Cont. 1. Move around the room and share your sentence with three other people.
Take a look at this survey. Young adults were asked to rank the following items effect on their happiness. 1=greatly affects happiness 16=no affect on happiness.
1. Determine McMahon’s central claim and paraphrase it clearly.
2. Discuss the ways in which you agree or disagree with his claim.
3. Support your position with 3 reasons and examples: one from your own observation and experience and two quotations or paraphrases from the article.