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Answers Critical Thinking Quiz Phi 103 Informal Logic Quiz

Did you shut the door? Instructor Explanation: The answer can be found in Section 2.1, “Arguments in Logic,” of With Good Reason: A Guide to Critical Thinking . Points Received: 1 of 1 Comments: Question 4. Question : Which of the following is a claim? Student Answer: Calculate the velocity of the alpha particle. Did you calculate the velocity of the alpha particle? Awesome! Alpha particles are bare protons. Instructor Explanation: The answer can be found in Section 2.1, “Arguments in Logic,” of With Good Reason: A Guide to Critical Thinking . Points Received: 1 of 1 Comments: Question 5. Question : The term critical in critical thinking means which of the following? Student Answer: Negatively attacking something Having the habit of carefully evaluating ideas and beliefs Not caring what others think Thinking in line with majority opinions Instructor Explanation: The answer can be found in Section 1.1, “What Is Critical Thinking?” of With Good Reason: A Guide to Critical Thinking . Points Received: 1 of 1 Comments: Question 6. Question : Standard form is __________.

creating a dialogue between arguing parties arguments related to morality Instructor Explanation: The answer can be found in Section 1.4, “Arguments Outside of Logic,” of With Good Reason: A Guide to Critical Thinking . Points Received: 1 of 1 Comments: Question 4 . Question : The authors of this text claim that logic is __________. Student Answer: a human attribute that can be learned something that began in England something that only exists in certain parts of the world a human invention Instructor Explanation: The answer can be found in Section 1.2, “Three Misconceptions About Logic,” of With Good Reason: A Guide to Critical Thinking . Points Received: 0 of 1 Comments: Question 5 . Question : Standard form is __________. Student Answer: a way to make logical arguments look mathematical in structure a confusing use of language the proper use of grammar in presenting an argument a way to clarify arguments by listing the premises above the conclusion Instructor Explanation: The answer to this question can be found in Section 2.1, “Arguments in Logic,” of With Good Reason: A Guide to Critical Thinking . Points Received: 1 of 1 Comments: