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Appendix A HUM/111 Version 4 1 Associate Level Material Appendix A Midterm Exam Access the Week Four Electronic Reserve Readings located under the materials section of the student website. Read this week’s Electronic Reserve Readings. Write a paragraph of approximately 100 words for each of the following questions. 1. Using the critical thinking skills you have gained and the materials provided for this assignment, identify two possible strategies that Thomas Hutchinson or Samuel Adams, or both, likely used to develop and improve his thinking prior to taking a stand and acting according to his beliefs. Maintaining a critical attitude through the entire problem solving is a strategy that they used. Using critical attitude and maintaining can help your thinking skills. The reason that this is needed is to improve your thinking skills; the people around you will have must have critical tendencies and mental outlooks. Solving problems involves acknowledgment, decision, etc., and it is sometimes harder when you are distracted by other emotions. Another one they may have used is to summarize. If you summarize, it will be easier for you to visualize all key elements. Samuel Adams probably used an analytical process. He looked at both sides of the problem before he planned his solution. 2. Explain the importance of building a foundation for critical and creative thinking when evaluating historical events such as the Boston Tea Party. Foundation is very important factor when it comes to the process of people thinking critically. It is especially important in an academic learning environment and every day living. It gives people the ability to analyze, evaluate, and especially explain thinking. This helps people lower the risk of thinking with believing falsely. When you are using critical thinking skills, it helps us identify self- deception, misinformation, bias, and distortion. If people do not build a foundation, thinking critically will be very difficult. 3.
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