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.
- Consists of an oversimplification of an opponents argument to make it easier to attack.
- Leading to a conclusion by providing insufficient, selective evidence.
- Any kind of fallacious argument that criticizes an idea by pointing something out about the person who holds the idea.
- Suggests dire consequences from relatively minor cases
5 True/False questions
Equivocation → Telling part of the truth while hiding the entire truth.
Dogmatism → Any kind of fallacious argument that criticizes an idea by pointing something out about the person who holds the idea.
Faulty Analogy → Illogical, misleading comparison between two things.
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.
Bandwagon appeals → Encourages listeners to agree with a position because everyone else does.