Eating Habits

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Sarah Forde #7
Mrs. Wellons
9:30-10:50 MW
Cause and Effect Essay

Cause and Effect Essay Outline

Thesis statement: In today’s society, it is evident that Americans have developed unhealthy diets due to lack of time, influenced by advertisement, and poor eating habits. I. People these days have very busy lifestyles

A. In many family’s both parents have full time jobs and don’t have time to cook healthy meals. B. Being able to purchase fast food is much easier than having to prepare meals. C. Healthy meals can be very time consuming.

II. Advertising plays a huge role in influencing people into buying fast food regularly. A. Commercials and build boards mainly advertise foods that look delicious and are unhealthy. B. On top of that you have commercials and radio ads that are broadcasting all different types of fast food. C. H

III. Finally, Americans have poor eating habits.
A. These habits are more often than not developed when a person is young. B. A lot of peoples eating habits are hereditary and are passed by their parents. C. Serving sizes at restaurants and fast food places have inflated a large amount

Eating habits of Americans
Have you ever wondered why the American obesity rate is continuously growing each and every year? Could it be connected to the fact that the amount of fast food restaurants has almost tripled in just a few years. In today’s society, it is evident that Americans have developed unhealthy diets due to lack of time, influenced by advertisement, and poor eating habits. People these days have very busy lifestyles and don’t find the time to cook healthy meals. In many families’s both parents have full time jobs and don’t have time to cook healthy meals. When both parents work they have less time when they get home from work to make a healthy meal. Being able to purchase fast food is much easier than having to prepare meals. It’s much more convenient to pick up food on the way home from...
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