1、 问题:Which of the following occasions has a formal debate?
C:Criminal court argument.
D:Air stewardess and passengers’ argument.
答案: 【Criminal court argument.】
2、 问题:Educational debates benefit students by ______ .
A:enhancing the integrity of ideas
B:helping them get high scores
C:making more friends
答案: 【enhancing the integrity of ideas】
3、 问题:Debaters can become effective citizens because ______ .
A:they learn to think calmly
B:they learn to speak frankly
C:they learn to respond quickly
D:they learn to think critically and argue skillfully
答案: 【they learn to think critically and argue skillfully】
4、 问题:Which of the following is an English debate sponsored by China?
A:Public Forum Debate.
D:British Parliamentary Debate.
答案: 【FLTRP Cup.】
5、 问题:Debate became important in the United States since ____ .
A:the country was established
B:the beginning of the last century
C:Civil Rights Movement
D:the presidential campaign was broadcasted on TV
答案: 【the country was established】
1、 问题:Reasoning is about how we move from one idea to another.
2、 问题:Reasoning by example leads to a conclusion of probability.
3、 问题:Reasoning by analogy leads to a conclusion of certainty.
4、 问题:Reasoning from principle leads to a conclusion of probability.
5、 问题:Reasoning by cause leads to a conclusion of certainty.
1、 问题:Which of the following is NOT a fallacy?
A:a mistaken belief
B:a false idea
C:a bad idea
D:a misleading belief
答案: 【a bad idea】
2、 问题:Which of the following is a fallacy of problematic premises?
A:an appeal to popularity
B:begging the question
答案: 【begging the question】
3、 问题:Which of the following fallacy indicates a hasty conclusion?
B:a red herring fallacy
C:an appeal to popularity
D:post hoc fallacy
答案: 【post hoc fallacy】
4、 问题:Which of the following statement is a red herring fallacy?
A:He did steal the diamond ring, but think of his mother! The poor old lady is suffering cancer now.
B:All my friends are on a low carbohydrate diet. That must be the best way to lose weight.
C:He is a vegetarian. Therefore, his parents must be vegetarians too.
D:All people in that organization are liars.
答案: 【He did steal the diamond ring, but think of his mother! The poor old lady is suffering cancer now.】
5、 问题:Which of the following statement is a faulty analogy?
A:Global warming doesn’t exist because the earth is not getting warmer.
B:People who eat carrots have healthy hearts.
C:If we give him this book for free, he’ll ask for a free dictionary next.
D:People who cannot go without their coffee every morning are no better than alcoholics.
答案: 【People who cannot go without their coffee every morning are no better than alcoholics.】