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  • 1. Rachel Carson Angie Payes-Bautista Per.2 English 12/13/13
  • 2. Biography    Born on May 27,1907 Born in Springdale, Pennsylvania Died of cancer on April 14, 1946
  • 3. Assertion  Rachel Carson was a significant scientist, because she made important contributions in the field of science
  • 4. Evidence #1  “Biologist Rachel Carson alerted the world to the environmental impact of fertilizers and pesticides.”
  • 5. Explanation #1  Rachel Carson alarmed the world so that they could be protected from the chemicals in the fertilizers and pesticides in the environment. This supports that Rachel Carson has made a difference in the environment
  • 6. Evidence #2  “ She grew up on a Pennsylvania farm, which gave her a lot of first-hand knowledge of nature and wildlife.”
  • 7. Explanation #2  Since Rachel Carson was born and raised in a farm she knew more about nature. This supports my assertion, because she was making a change in the world.
  • 8. Evidence #3  “Rachel Carson taught at the University of Maryland for five years before joining the U.S. Fish and Wildlife service in 1936.”
  • 9. Explanation #3  Rachel Carson had joined a wildlife service after teaching at the University of Maryland. This supports that Rachel Carson made a change in the world.
  • 10. Explanation #3  Rachel Carson had joined a wildlife service after teaching at the University of Maryland. This supports that Rachel Carson made a change in the world.