2 Mosaic/Melting Pot – Facts or Opinions? For each of the following,type “F” if the statement is a FACT or “O” if it’s an OPINION.Millions of people have immigrated to the USA and Canada. __Canada encouraged immigration from all over the world. __Canada’s earliest settlers were native peoples. __Canada’s next settlers were the French and English. __Immigrants want to assimilate into American society. __In the late 20th century, most immigrants to the US were from Latin __ America and Asia.These Latino and Asian immigrants are less willing to give up their traditions and beliefs in order to assimilate. __Bringing many cultures together is a continuing challenge both in the USA and in Canada __In 2000, 30% of the US population was non-white. __In 2050, 47% of the US population will be non-white. __
3 Mosaic/Melting Pot – Facts or Opinions? Answer the following questions using the text on pg Type at least 3 sentences per answer.Find a sentence that is an opinion. What makes it an opinion? Can you re- write that sentence so that is a fact? If so, try.Does the textbook say which if a “mosaic” or “melting pot” is preferable (better)? If not, then why would the author not pick a side?Do you think the USA should be a “mosaic” or “melting pot?” Why? What did the textbook write that helped you decide?