Course Hero Logo

Unit 1 challenge 1 section 4 the philosophical

Course Hero uses AI to attempt to automatically extract content from documents to surface to you and others so you can study better, e.g., in search results, to enrich docs, and more. This preview shows page 2 - 5 out of 28 pages.

5.Unit 1 Challenge 1: Section 4: The Philosophical Approach to InquiryWhich of the following actions represents the step, "Advance a Thesis"?a.)A student asks her parents how to balance grades, sleep, and her social life in college.b.)A principal says students should focus more on academics than extracurricular activities.c.)A new study shows that more time spent studying generally results in better grades.d.)The university website says the most popular degree program at J. S. Milton University iselectrical engineering.
6.Unit 1 Challenge 2Question 1:Which of the following is an argument?
7.Unit 1 Challenge 2: Philosophically Analyzing Arguments
In a given argument, identify which statement is a conclusion.The following statements are all part of one argument.Which one is the conclusion?
8.Question 2:In a given argument, identify which statement is a conclusionConsider the following argument: (1) Since eating trans fat increases "bad" cholesterol, (2) and"bad" cholesterol is related to a number of heart problems, (3) eating trans fats is unhealthy. (4)Trans fats have no known health benefits.Which of the four numbered statements is the conclusion?
9.Unit 1 Challenge 2: Philosophically Analyzing ArgumentsChallenge Question 3 – Deductive and Inductive Inference:Distinguish between deductive and inductive arguments.Which of the following is an inductive argument?a.)Lisa is an artist. Most artists are extremely talented. Therefore, Lisa is probablyextremely talented.b.)Kelly works for the local newspaper. The management of the local newspaper treat all theiremployees well. Therefore, Kelly is treated well.c.)Grant is a grandfather. All grandfathers have cool stories to tell their grandchildren. Therefore,Grant has cool stories.d.)
Gary is a professor of classical languages. Professors of classical languages are colorfulcharacters. Therefore, Gary is a colorful character.
10.Unit 1 Challenge 2: Philosophically Analyzing Arguments3 — Deductive and Inductive InferenceDistinguish between deductive and inductive arguments.Which of the following is an inductive argument?

Upload your study docs or become a

Course Hero member to access this document

Upload your study docs or become a

Course Hero member to access this document

End of preview. Want to read all 28 pages?

Upload your study docs or become a

Course Hero member to access this document

Term
Fall
Professor
N/A
Tags

Newly uploaded documents

Show More

Newly uploaded documents

Show More

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture