The Matrix

LINKS TO WATCH: (https://youtu.be/6gL0xQHI0wo) AND (https://youtu.be/e5GqVOYBhPw)
QUESTIONS:
-What is the argument expressed by the character Cypher regarding the Matrix (the computer-generated virtual
reality in the film)? Do you think Cypher views life in the Matrix as a utopia or a dystopia?
-If you wish, you may use Stephen Toulmin’s method of creating an argument by answering these questions:
what is Cypher’s claim (conclusion or thesis?) What are his grounds (evidence or support?) What is his warrant
(guarantee that his grounds support his claim?)
-Do you agree or disagree with Cypher’s argument?
-Why do you agree or disagree with Cypher’s argument? Please use details from the film to support your
conclusion

Sample Solution

ACED ESSAYS