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6 Written questions

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Doesn't move from a premise to a conclusion. The main assertion isn't supported; it is just repeated. (distortion)
  2. A follows B therefore A causes B. (oversimplification)
  3. Arguing that something is true just because someone hasn't proven it false. A way of deflecting the burden of the argument. (distortion)
  4. Arguing the personality, background, etc. of the person instead of the issue. Sometimes name-calling. (distortion)
  5. A way of deflecting a hostile charge by making a similar charge against he opponent. (distortion)

5 True/False questions

  1. Guilt by AssociationJust because it is a tradition it is right and good.This appeals to deep rooted emotional biases. (distortion)

          

  2. OversimplificationDrawing a conclusion - often condemning - just because he/she is associated with a group or event. (conclusion)

          

  3. Appeal to TraditionJust because it is a tradition it is right and good.This appeals to deep rooted emotional biases. (distortion)

          

  4. Non SequiturAn irrelevant comment, sometimes made deliberately to distract attention. (distortion)

          

  5. Appeal to AuthorityJust because it is a tradition it is right and good.This appeals to deep rooted emotional biases. (distortion)