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6 Written questions

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Just because it is a tradition it is right and good.This appeals to deep rooted emotional biases. (distortion)
  2. Doesn't move from a premise to a conclusion. The main assertion isn't supported; it is just repeated. (distortion)
  3. Drawing a conclusion - often condemning - just because he/she is associated with a group or event. (conclusion)
  4. Loaded words (in this case "useless") forces two arguments into one. (distortion)
  5. An irrelevant comment, sometimes made deliberately to distract attention. (distortion)

5 True/False questions

  1. Either/OrAn irrelevant comment, sometimes made deliberately to distract attention. (distortion)

          

  2. Thin Entering WedgeEssentially - if you don't do what I think ought to be done, then something awful will happen. (oversimplification)

          

  3. Arguing the Person (Ad Hominem)Arguing the personality, background, etc. of the person instead of the issue. Sometimes name-calling. (distortion)

          

  4. You're Another (Tu Quoque)A way of deflecting a hostile charge by making a similar charge against he opponent. (distortion)

          

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