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Conclusion 1 the older gentleman did not deserve this

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Conclusion 1: The older gentleman did not deserve this sort of treatment. Passage 5 Since he started taking my tips, I think it’s obvious: my boss is a jerk. He even cut my hours. I used to work 40 a week; now I’m down to 25. 1. This is a(n) ________. a) argument b) explanation c) unclear case 2. This is a(n) ________ argument. a) simple b) extended 3. What is the conclusion? a) He started taking my tips. b) I used to work 40 a week; now I’m down to 25. c) My boss is a jerk 4. A premise of this argument is ________, which is indicated by the word/phrase ________. a) “my boss is a jerk”; “I think it’s obvious” b) “he started taking my tips”; “Since” c) “now I’m down to 25”; “I used to work 40 a week” 5. Which of the following is a way to “dress” this argument? a) Premise 1: He started taking my tips. Premise 2: My boss is a jerk. Premise 3: He even cut my hours. Conclusion 1: I used to work 40 a week, now I’m down to 25. b) Premise 1: He started taking my tips. Conclusion 1: My boss is a jerk. Conclusion 2: He even cut my hours. Premise 2: I used to work 40 a week, now I’m down to 25. c) Premise 1: He started taking my tips. Conclusion 1: My boss is a jerk. Premise 2: He even cut my hours. Conclusion 2: I used to work 40 a week, now I’m down to 25.
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