Logical Fallacies

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Logical Fallacy Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    You should drive on the right side of the road because that is what the law says, and the law is the law.
    • A. 

      False Analogy

    • B. 

      Begging the Question

    • C. 

      The Post Hoc Fallacy

    • D. 

      The Either/Or Fallacy

  • 2. 
    People are like dogs. They respond best to clear discipline.
    • A. 

      Begging the Question

    • B. 

      The Post Hoc Fallacy

    • C. 

      False Analogy

    • D. 

      The Either/Or Fallacy

  • 3. 
    Employees are like nails. Just as nails must be hit in the head in order to make them work, so must employees.
    • A. 

      The Post Hoc Fallacy

    • B. 

      The Either/Or Fallacy

    • C. 

      Begging the Question

    • D. 

      False Analogy

  • 4. 
    I had been doing pretty poorly this season. Then my girlfriend gave me this neon laces for my spikes and I won my next three races. Those laces must be good luck...if I keep on wearing them I can't help but win!
    • A. 

      False Analogy

    • B. 

      The Either/Or Fallacy

    • C. 

      Begging the Question

    • D. 

      The Post Hoc Fallacy

  • 5. 
    If McDonalds doesn't reduce the fat content of their food, we will all become fat.
    • A. 

      Begging the Question

    • B. 

      The Post Hoc Fallacy

    • C. 

      False Analogy

    • D. 

      The Either/Or Fallacy

  • 6. 
    The Republicans pass a new tax reform law that benefits wealthly Americans. Shortly thereafter the economy takes a nose dive. The Democrats claim that the the tax reform caused the economic woes and they push to get rid of it.
    • A. 

      The Either/Or Fallacy

    • B. 

      False Analogy

    • C. 

      The Post Hoc Fallacy

    • D. 

      Begging the Question

  • 7. 
    I'm not a doctor, but your runny nose and cough tells me you either have a cold or the flu.
    • A. 

      Begging the Question

    • B. 

      The Either/Or Fallacy

    • C. 

      False Analogy

    • D. 

      The Post Hoc Fallacy

  • 8. 
    I like vanilla ice cream because it's my favorite kind.
    • A. 

      False Analogy

    • B. 

      The Post Hoc Fallacy

    • C. 

      Begging the Question

    • D. 

      The Either/Or Fallacy