Critical Thinking - Thoughts As Objects Of Scrutiny

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Critical Thinking - Thoughts As Objects Of Scrutiny

When we put our thoughts forward how we phrase our sentences can be sometimes out for scrutiny. Someone may be trying to define something but it may come out as an emotive expression. Do you know how to differentiate what different sentences are said as? Give the test a try to find out.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Please bring me a cup of water. The above statement is an example of a/an?
    • A. 

      Interrogative

    • B. 

      Imperative

    • C. 

      Value judgment

    • D. 

      Declarative

  • 2. 
    All Reggae music was banned in Jamaica until the 1980s.Is an example of?
    • A. 

      Interrogative

    • B. 

      Definition

    • C. 

      Factual statement

    • D. 

      Value judgement

  • 3. 
    Most Ghanaians do not approve of gayism because it is bad. Is an example of?
    • A. 

      Emotive expression

    • B. 

      Factual statement

    • C. 

      Value judgement

    • D. 

      Declarative

  • 4. 
    "Mahama is incompetent." Is an example of? 
    • A. 

      Factual statement

    • B. 

      Value judgment

    • C. 

      Definition

    • D. 

      Imperative

  • 5. 
    Messi is the best footballer in the world!Is an example of?
    • A. 

      Factual statement

    • B. 

      Emotive expression

    • C. 

      Value judgement

    • D. 

      Sentence fragment

  • 6. 
    Mammals are animals and do not lay eggs.The above statement can be an example of?
    • A. 

      Value judgment and factual statement

    • B. 

      Factual statement and definition

    • C. 

      Definition only

    • D. 

      Factual statement only

  • 7. 
    If you don't stop misbehaving, i will whip you into another continent. Is an example of?
    • A. 

      Sentence fragment

    • B. 

      Imperative

    • C. 

      Value judgement

    • D. 

      Emotive expression

  • 8. 
    A directive is also a/an?
    • A. 

      Interrogative

    • B. 

      Imperative

    • C. 

      Declarative

    • D. 

      Emotive expression

  • 9. 
    Will you please shut up!Is a/an?
    • A. 

      Emotive expression and value judgement

    • B. 

      Imperative and interrogative

    • C. 

      Emotive expression and imperative

    • D. 

      Emotive expression only

    • E. 

      Imperative only

  • 10. 
    Wow! That girl is beautiful!is an explicitly an example of? 
    • A. 

      Factual statement

    • B. 

      Value judgment

    • C. 

      Emotive expression

    • D. 

      Sentence fragment

  • 11. 
    Where are you coming from by this time of day?Is an/a?
    • A. 

      Imperative

    • B. 

      Interrogative

    • C. 

      Emotive expression

    • D. 

      Declarative

  • 12. 
    All eyes closed.Is an example of?
    • A. 

      Interrogative

    • B. 

      Imperative

    • C. 

      Sentence fragment

    • D. 

      Value judgment

  • 13. 
    Google is a search engine. Is?
    • A. 

      Definition

    • B. 

      Imperative

    • C. 

      Sentence fragment

    • D. 

      Preposition

  • 14. 
    Which one do you like?
    • A. 

      Option 1

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Option 3

    • D. 

      Option 4

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