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Posted April 25, 2012 at 12:33 AM via web

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What are FIVE different ways that the jurors used numbers to prove their point. What was measured, type of measurement and the point of the persuasion?

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asmaamasri | Student , Undergraduate | eNotes Newbie

Posted April 28, 2012 at 1:45 PM (Answer #1)

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- the time it took for the old man (witness) to get from his bedroom to his front door; according to him it was 15 seconds, however the jurors found that it actually would've taken him 42 seconds..

- the time it takes for an el train to pass a given point; 10 seconds

Maybe you should read the book.

 

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