10_Decision_Making

Professor z takes 20 o for each day a paper is late

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Unformatted text preview: u see four different boys approach the roasted antelope while no one else is looking. boy 1 boy 2 boy 3 boy 4 found eggshell not found eggshell eats meat does not eat meat 7 Social Contract Task Law: “If you have found an ostrich eggshell, then you can eat antelope meat.” P not-P Q not-Q found eggshell not found eggshell eats meat does not eat meat Importance of perspective “If you spend more than $100 you may take a free gift.” P not-P Q not-Q > $100 <$100 free gift no free gift 1. Shop didn’t meet its obligations 2. Some customers have spent less than $100 and taken a free gift   Moving from specific pieces of information toward a general conclusion   Infer the conclusion   Uncertain conclusions that can vary in strength 8 1.  2.  3.    Professor X gets upset when asked if she’ll issue a paper extension. Professor Y won’t accept late papers. Professor Z takes 20% off for each day a paper is late. Induced conclusion: Professors find late papers unacceptable.   Tally how many of each set of questions:   Score A: 2, 7, 10, 11, 13, 15   Score B: 1, 4, 6, 9, 14, 16   More A or B?   Score A – Confirms hypothesis of introverted   Score B – Confirms hypothesis of extroverted   Confirmation Bias   Seek out information that will confirm conclus...
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