- TSgt Cody is the manager of a large project. His boss mentioned a concern with the amount of money spent on the project. After gathering the data, the report reflected not only funding for his project but also funding for another program. He asked the questions: How is the other project connected to the money spent on my project and how does that bear on the issue?This scenario BEST illustrates the use of the ____________standard.
According to the Critical Thinking chapter, relevance means to weed out the information that doesnt have anything to do with it (however, the data report reflected money spent on a project associated with his program) To establish Relevance, you could ask the following questions: How is that connected to the question? How does that bear on the issue? (He asked the questions: How is that connected to the question of money spent on my project and how does that bear on the issue?)