Which Informal Fallacy?

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  • Created by: Babso
  • Created on: 21-03-16 15:54

1. My opponent suggests that lowering taxes will be a good idea – this coming from a women who eats a pint of Ben and Jerry’s each night!

  • Argument against the person
  • Straw Man
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2. Science cannot prove that global warming is actually occurring, so it must not be occurring.

  • Argument from Ignorance
  • Begging the Question

3. God: “One million years to me is a second.” Man: “What about one million dollars, my Lord?” God: “A penny.” Man: “May my Lord give me a penny?” God: “No problem, just a second.”

  • Not an argument
  • Equivocation

4. Be my friend or be my enemy.

  • False Dilemma
  • Argument From Ignorance


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