1.4 Quiz Critical Thinking By Example


1. "[1] You should save your money [2] because you will need a vacation, [3] since your boss is such a jerk." Which of the following best describes [3]

a) [3] is a main premise
b) [3] is a subpremise that is a subconclusion
c) [3] is a subpremise that is not a subconclusion
d) it is a main conclusion
2. "[1] You should save your money [2] because you will need a vacation, [3] since your boss is such a jerk." The argument is best described as

a) a serial argument
b) a convergent argument
c) a divergent argument
d) a linked argument
e) a simple argument
3. "[1] Students should study hard. [2] They should also come to class. [3] College costs a lot of money." Which of the following best describes the argument?

a) [1] is offered in support of [2]
b) [2] is offered n support of [1]
c) [1] and [2] are linked
d) None of the above
4. "[1] Students should study hard. [2] They should also come to class. [3] College costs a lot of money." Which of the following best describes the argument?

a) [2] is offered in support of [3]
b) [3] is offered n support of [2]
c) [1] and [2] are linked
d) None of the above
5. "[1] Students should study hard. [2] They should also come to class. [3] College costs a lot of money." Which of the following best describes the argument?

a) [1] is offered in support of [3]
b) [3] is offered n support of [1]
c) [1] and [2] are linked
d) None of the above
6. "[1] Students should study hard. [2] They should also come to class. [3] College costs a lot of money." Which of the following best describes the argument?

a) This is a simple argument
b) This is a convergent argument
c) This is a linked argument
d) This is a serial argument
e) This is a divergent argument
7. "[1] Brushing supports good tooth health. [2] So, regular brushing is a great idea, [3] since you don't want bad teeth." Which of the following best describes this argument?

a) [1] is offered in support of [2]
b) [2] is offered n support of [1]
c) [1] and [2] are linked
d) None of the above
8. "[1] Brushing supports good tooth health. [2] So, regular brushing is a great idea, [3] since you don't want bad teeth." Which of the following best describes this argument?

a) [1] is offered in support of [3]
b) [3] is offered n support of [1]
c) [1] and [3] are linked
d) None of the above
9. "[1] Brushing supports good tooth health. [2] So, regular brushing is a great idea, [3] since you don't want bad teeth." Which of the following best describes this argument?

a) [2] is offered in support of [3]
b) [3] is offered in support of [2]
c) [2] and [3] are linked
d) None of the above
10. "[1] Brushing supports good tooth health. [2] So, regular brushing is a great idea, [3] since you don't want bad teeth." Which of the following best describes this argument?

a) This is a linked argument
b) This is a convergent argument
c) This is a divergent argument
d) This is a simple argument
e) This is a serial argument
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