Critical thinking 3
- What are the two arenas that are used to assess credibility? How do they tie into the degrees of credibility and incredibility?
- How does the content of the claim relate to fallacies from the previous chapter? How does an observation relate to fallacies?
- Why is background information essential to assessing a claim? Give an example from last month’s news to support your answer.
- Name five ways that one can prove his/her expertise. Explain how they are not always foolproof using examples from current events.