key words for critical thinking

a test on all of the key words i will need to know

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1. what is an 'example'?

  • a complex assumption
  • something representative of the whole group and precisely about the topic being talked about to give further understanding
  • a claim in the form of 'if / then'
  • why the conclusion should happen
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2. what is 'corroboration'?

  • having no particular side
  • when a point is backed up by another person
  • skills in a particular profession
  • errors in the reasoning that don't add up

3. what is 'neutrality'?

  • errors in the reasoning that don't add up
  • a song by Elvis
  • having no particular side or leaning towards a version of events
  • when a point is backed up by another person

4. what are 'expertise'?

  • the brain aches that you get while thinking about this question
  • Skills, qualifications and experience in a particular relevant field
  • the Tesco homebrand sprinkles
  • a chance to see, hear or understand things first hand

5. what is a 'counter argument'?

  • An argument against the conclusion with a reason AND a conclusion... (on the other hand, contrary to this, some may argue that, it has been suggested that, despite this, it has been said, however, although)
  • a form of nursery rhymn
  • a missing reason
  • why the conclusion should happen

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