Argument test answer guide

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ARGUMENT TEST ANSWER GUIDE 1. P1: Christians don’t believe in gay marriage. P2: You’re a Christian. C: You don’t believe in gay marriage. 2. P1: Dropping the bomb on Hiroshima caused great suffering. P2: We ought not to do things that cause great suffering. C: We ought not to have dropped the bomb on Hiroshima. (implied) 3. P1: Only people who can quote large chunks of the material can pass a test on it. P2: I cannot quote large chunks of the material. C: I cannot pass the test. or: P1: Only people who can quote large chunks of the material can pass a test on it. P2: I cannot quote large chunks of the material. SC: I cannot pass the test. P3: It is useless to take a test if you cannot pass it. MC: It is useless for me to take the test. 4. P1: A school is only as good as its teachers. P2: Melrose Street Nursery School has some of the best teachers in the city. C: Melrose Street Nursery School is one of the best schools in the city. 5. P1: If we legalize marijuana, more people will become addicted to it. P2: We don’t want more people to become addicted to marijuana. C: We shouldn’t legalize marijuana. 6. P1: Euthanasia involves killing. P2: All killing is murder. SC1: Euthanasia is murder. P3: All humans have a natural inclination to live. P4: Euthanasia violates this natural inclination to live. SC2: Euthanasia is against our nature. P5: Anything that goes against our nature undermines our human dignity. (implied) SC3: Euthanasia undermines our human dignity. P6: There is always the possibility of a mistaken diagnosis. P7: Patients sometimes recover from terminal illnesses to the mystification of physicians. P8:
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This note was uploaded on 02/07/2011 for the course MODR 1760 taught by Professor Camelacircelli during the Spring '11 term at York University.

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