Exam1StudyGuide

Exam1StudyGuide - I nstructor Mike Olsen Phil. 110 Exam # 1...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Instructor Mike Olsen Phil. 110 – Exam # 1 Study Guide Spring 2009 Exam #1 will cover Chapters 1 through 5 & 12 from your Course Reader, and lecture material. The exam will be closed-note and closed-book. The exam will be on Friday, March 6 th . The exam will consist of: Fill in the blank (40%) Argument Analysis (15%) You should be familiar with the following terms: Premise Claim Inference Conclusion Argument Explanation Enthymemes/Elliptical Arguments Principle of Charity What is the status of an “opinion” in critical thinking? What is the status of a “should” statement in critical thinking? What is the “is/ought fallacy?” How do we analyze conditional statements (“If-then” and “unless”) and disjunctive statements (“Either-or”)? (Hint : The answer is the same for both!) Are conditional or disjunctive statements arguments by themselves? The Principle of Charity demands what when analyzing elliptical arguments?
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 09/16/2011 for the course PHIL 110 taught by Professor Kay during the Spring '07 term at S.F. State.

Page1 / 2

Exam1StudyGuide - I nstructor Mike Olsen Phil. 110 Exam # 1...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online