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1. Tone is the attitude a cartoonist takes towards a subject. Which pair of words best describes the tone of this cartoon?
a) appreciative/supportive
b) resigned/defeated
c) light-hearted/humorous
d) sarcastic/cynical

2. Cartoonist Gary Varvel titled his cartoon “President Trump has his hands full.” Do you agree with the cartoonist’s assertion about President Trump? Explain your answer.

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Cartoon by Gary Varvel


1. Answer varies.  Depends on your interpretation of cartoonists’ intended meaning.

2. Opinion question. Answers vary.