Tailoring Your Resume to Different Positions Worksheet

Job Search Writing – Resume Basics

Practice with this Cause and Effect Essay Writing Worksheet to work on your skill at distinguishing between causes and effects. By completing 10 exercises that ask you to think logically, you can improve your assignment writing for this type of essay.

Tailoring Your Resume to Different Positions

Instructions

For each of the exercises below, consider the cause and effect relationship. Each exercise asks you to identify the causes or effects of a relationship. Complete each exercise by listing the causes or effects according to the organization specifications provided. List at least two causes or effects for each exercise, but aim for three whenever possible.

  • What are the causes of childhood obesity? (categorical position)
  • Cause #1:

    Cause #2:

    Cause #3:

  • What are the causes for popularity of fast food restaurants? (categorical position)
  • Cause #1:

    Cause #2:

    Cause #3:

  • What are the causes of noise pollution? (categorical position)
  • Cause #1:

    Cause #2:

    Cause #3:

  • What are the causes of the AIDS epidemic? (chronological position)
  • Cause #1:

    Cause #2:

    Cause #3:

  • What are the causes of the 1929 stock market crash? (chronological position)
  • Cause #1:

    Cause #2:

    Cause #3:

  • What are the effects of global warming? (chronological position)
  • Effect #1:

    Effect #2:

    Effect #3:

  • What are the effects of a college education? (order of importance – least to most)
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    Effect #2:

    Effect #3:

  • What are the effects of teenage pregnancy? (least to most)
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    Effect #2:

    Effect #3:

  • What are the effects of depression? (most to least)
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    Effect #2:

    Effect #3:

  • What are the effects of divorce? (most to least)
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    Effect #2:

    Effect #3: