or educational status.
In your journal, record your thoughts about social class.
How would you describe the Greasers and the Socs in terms of
social status, economic status and educational status?
- social status: How do other members of society perceive them in general?
- economic status: How would you describe their income or financial situation?
- educational status: How much education did they receive? What are their general attitudes and thoughts about education?
Type 3 Argument on Social Class
Analyze the three quotations from the book then write your argument.
Prompt: Ponyboy believes the Socs get all the breaks while Cherry believes
things are rough all over. Between Ponyboy and Cherry, who do you believe
has a more realistic outlook on the world? Be sure to use specific examples
to support your claim.