What is true about critical thinkers who look at different points of view, and will change positions when reason leads them to do so?
A. Value stereotypes, respect precision, look for evidence, and look for logical explanations B. View phenomena with disbelief and bias C. Are open-minded, value fair-mindedness, respect evidence and reasoning, respect clarity and precision D. identify and evaluate arguments, ignore criteria, and apply reasoning E. All of the above are accurate
This is the correct answer to this question is C, Are open-minded, value fair-mindedness, respect evidence and reasoning, respect clarity, and precision. To be open-minded, one must be open to learning and inquiring new ideas and new values. Fair-minded as the quality of not being biased.
This goes hand in hand with being open-minded because a fair-minded person is a receptacle to hearing both sides of a story or idea. Respecting evidence, reasoning, clarity, and precision also go hand in hand with being fair-minded and open-minded, because to have those two mindsets, one must respect others and their views.