6 Written Questions
6 Multiple Choice Questions
- The assumption that whatever has not been proven false must be true or whatever has not been proved true must be false.
- An argument where someone assumes that parts or all of what the person claims to be proving are proven facts.
- Telling part of the truth while hiding the entire truth.
- Tempts us to agree with the writer's assumptions based on the authority of a famous person
- Used to frighten readers or listeners into agreeing with the speaker.
- A statement that does not relate logically to what comes before it.
5 True/False Questions
Faulty Casualty → Illogical, misleading comparison between two things.
Ad Hominem → Any kind of fallacious argument that criticizes an idea by pointing something out about the person who holds the idea.
Slippery Slope → Suggests dire consequences from relatively minor cases
Sentimental Appeals → Encourages listeners to agree with a position because everyone else does.
Hasty Generalization → Telling part of the truth while hiding the entire truth.