Argument Validity Checkpoint 1

Argument Validity Checkpoint 1 - 2. The annual rainfall in...

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2. The annual rainfall in California’s north valley averages twenty-three inches. So the rainfall next year will be twenty-three inches. B. Probably true If the average rainfall is twenty-three inches every year before, then it is probably true that it will also be twenty-three inches next year. 3. You expect to get forty miles to the gallon in that? Why, that old wreck has a monster V8; besides, it’s fifty years old and needs an overhaul. C. Possibly true or possibly false While it is true that you expect to get forty mpg’ you hope for you could in fact, but the car is old with a very large motor and needs to be overhauled so it is more than likely false. 4. In three of the last four presidential races, the winner of the Iowa Republican primary has not captured the Republican nomination. Therefore, the winner of the next Iowa Republican primary will not capture the Republican nomination. C.
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