RLGN 105 Quiz 1

RLGN 105 Quiz 1 Becoming a Critical Thinker

Covers the Learn material from Module 1: Week 1.

  1. “Evidence does not exist to prove humans were created by God therefore man was not created by God” is an example of:
  2. Critical thinking:
  3. According to the article, there are many books that claim to be divinely inspired but only the bible has evidence of supernatural confirmation.
  4. Ignatius was the Bishop of what ancient city?
  5. Indecision, not making a decision, is actually a decision in itself.
  6. Selective Perception is arguing a point by selecting and presenting only the evidence that supports one’s current position or opinion.
  7. Evidence is:
  8. Jesus promised that the Holy Spirit would inspire the Apostles in their writings that would become the New Testament.
  9. In the video Lesson there were 3 “A’s” given for Evaluating sources: Approach, _______________, and Accuracy.
  10. An argument is an attempt to offer evidence to demonstrate the soundness of an opinion.
  11. Which of the following is not one of the three important steps involved in Critical Thinking?
  12. Seeking to discredit people’s arguments by attacking their personal character, origin, associations, etc. rather than their idea is what type of fallacy?
  13. Accepting the divine inspiration of the Bible does not mean that other books do not contain elements of truth
  14. Everyone has a bias, so it is not important to look for a bias approach when viewing an internet source.
  15. Oversimplifying a complex issue to make it seem that only two options are possible is an example of a False Dilemma Fallacy.
  16. “Raising an irrelevant issue to divert attention from the primary issue” is which of the following Informal Logical Fallacies:
  17. An argument against an action on the unsupported assertion that it will lead to a much worse condition is what type of Fallacy?
  18. Presenting another person’s argument in a weak, misrepresented, or exaggerated form in order to win the argument is what type of fallacy?
  19. When using an internet source, we can assume that the information is true.
  20. The term critical in critical thinking literally means to be unaccepting of any opinion outside of one’s own beliefs.
  21. Making a judgment about an entire group based on the behavior of a few from that group is what type of fallacy?
  22. “Mom, may I have a smart phone?” All of my friends have one” is an example of:
  23. When a shooting takes place at a school, arguing that the reason it occurred was because of gun laws alone is what type of fallacy?
  24. The Bible was written over a period of 10,000 years.
  25. Making a judgment on the basis of one or even a few samples is what type of fallacy?
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