judgment about which outweighs-the other and why
Explain Make plain by giving reason or cause, show logical development or
Illustrate Explain by giving examples
Interpret Explain the meaning of something
Justify Give reasons for something
List Give a series of points and number them 1, 2, 3, etc.
Outline Give the main points and important secondary points. Put main points at
the margin and indent secondary points under the main points.
Relationships may also be described with logical symbols, as follows:
Prove Show to be true by giving facts or reasons
Relate Show connections among things
State Give the main points
Summarize Give a condensed account of the main points
Trace Describe the development or history of a subject chronologically