Read the following and identify whether the example illustrates a strong or weak evaluation. Examine how you might improve the answer by identifying any weaknesses in the response. Then, click on the text to see if you agree with the comments.

The teachings in the Mahayana Sutras are representative of reality.

Now rank each of the two sets of three answers that follow in terms of their quality of evaluation. Make your own comments on the answers provided and explain how the evaluation aspect could be improved. Compare your own answers with the rankings and comments of others in the class and assess if there are any significant differences between you.

Question 1

The relevance of the Vinaya in Buddhism.

Question 2

The Dalai Lama and Thich Nhat Hanh work to ensure that Buddhism is relevant to the modern world.

Strongest

Strongest

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Weakest

Weakest