Trump

Friday's Editorial Cartoon   —   Posted on September 18, 2015

Question(s)

1. Which would you say best describes the cartoonist’s intended meaning?
a) most people are not concerned about world events; they are more interested in their own entertainment
b) people shouldn’t take themselves so seriously
c) people will vote for Donald Trump because they like his show The Apprentice
d) voters should educate themselves on where all of the candidates stand on the issues

2. Tone is the attitude a cartoonist takes towards a subject. Which pair of words best describes the tone of this cartoon?
a) resigned/defeated
b) angry/critical
c) indifferent/apathetic
d) light-hearted/humorous

Scroll down to the bottom of the page for the answers.

Cartoon by Stephan Pastis
























Answer(s)

1. Which would you say best describes the cartoonist’s intended meaning?
a) most people are not concerned about world events; they are more interested in their own entertainment

2. Tone is the attitude a cartoonist takes towards a subject. Which pair of words best describes the tone of this cartoon?
d) light-hearted/humorous