6 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- Refers to the setting up of a cause and effect relationship when non exists.
- Encourages listeners to agree with a position because everyone else does.
- Illogical, misleading comparison between two things.
- A statement that does not relate logically to what comes before it.
- Any kind of fallacious argument that criticizes an idea by pointing something out about the person who holds the idea.
- Consists of an oversimplification of an opponents argument to make it easier to attack.
5 True/False questions
Scare Tactics → Telling part of the truth while hiding the entire truth.
Equivocation → The speaker presumes that his or her beliefs are beyond question.
Argument from Authority → Illogical, misleading comparison between two things.
Hasty Generalization → Leading to a conclusion by providing insufficient, selective evidence.
Red Herring → Attempts to shift attention away from an important issue by introducing an issue that has no logical connection to the discussion at hand.