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Dr. Jay
VerLinden
Communication
Department
College of Arts, Humanities
and Social Sciences
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Argumentation and Critical Thinking Tutorial

INFORMAL FALLACY DEFINITIONS
GROUP 4: EVIDENCE BASED FALLACIES
TEST #5


The following test asks you short answer questions about definitions, explanations, and alternative names of fifteen informal fallacies. These fallacies have been grouped together because they all have something to do with the use of evidence in arguments, but you should keep in mind that they could be put in different groups using different standards.

After you read each question take the time to think of the answer, then click on the "ANSWER" link to compare your answer to the answer I had in mind.

This test has 20 items.

 

Review the fallacies in this test

Question #1