Understanding Fallacies

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Critical Thinking Quizzes & Trivia

Most of the fallacies in critical thinking are sometimes used unintentionally. Over the past week, we have discussed some of the deep-seated psychological obstacles to practical logical and critical thinking and the common ways in which arguments go awry. One of them was the different types of fallacies. Take up the quiz below and get to test your understanding of fallacies.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    An Argument consists of one or more ? and one ?
    • A. 

      One theory and one belief

    • B. 

      Premises and one conclusion.

    • C. 

      Claims and two conclusions

    • D. 

      People and mediator

    • E. 

      None of the above.

  • 2. 
    There are ? types of arguments.
    • A. 

      Many

    • B. 

      None

    • C. 

      Two

    • D. 

      Dozens

    • E. 

      None of the above.

  • 3. 
    What are the type of arguments?