TH, F–Oct 8th-9th–AP

HW: Read pages 98-109. Write a 10 question Logical Fallacies Quiz. Give an argument and then give 5 possible answers. Only one is correct, but don’t tell us which one. For instance:

Give me that cupcake, because I want it.

  • A) hasty generalization
  • B) post hoc
  • C) strawman
  • D) circular
  • E) Ad Hominem

What we’re up to:

  • Reviewing Toulmin
  • Introducing the 6 different claims
  • Introducing logical fallacies

Let’s start by individually testing our understanding of Toulmin. Go QuestionPress.

Time to look at CLAIMS. We’ll study these 6.

  1. Simple Categorical
  2. Definitional
  3. Cause/Consequence
  4. Resemblance
  5. Evaluation
  6. Proposal

Claims2 from nstearns

Finally, let’s talk logical fallacies from the textbook:

  • Red Herring
  • Ad Hominem
  • Tu Quoque
  • Faulty Analogy
  • Straw man
  • Either/or
  • Hasty Generalization
  • Circular Reasoning
  • Post Hoc Ergo Propter Hoc
  • Appeal to False Authority
  • Bandwagon Appeal

Logical fallacies from nstearns

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