Critical Thinking Strategies

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    Fact or Opinion Study Guide

    Lesson Summary Get the facts, or the facts will get you. And when you get them, get them right, or they will get you wrong. Dr. Thomas Fuller, British writer and physician (1654–1734) What's the difference between a fact ...

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    Persuasion Techniques Study Guide

    Lesson Summary If you would persuade, you must appeal to interest rather than intellect. Benjamin Franklin, American writer, statesman, and scientist (1706-1790) People are always trying to influence your choices and decisions. ...

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    Manipulating Statistics Study Guide

    Lesson Summary Figures don't lie, but liars figure. Mark Twain, American writer and humorist (1835–1910) Numbers are facts, so numbers are always true, right? Well, not always. Sometimes people use numerical information ...

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    Rational Decision Making Study Guide

    Lesson Summary The sign of an intelligent people is their ability to control emotions by the application of reason. Marya Mannes, American author and critic (1904–1990) What part do emotions play in the decision-making ...

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    Judgment Call Study Guide

    Lesson Summary You can use all the quantitative data you can get, but you still have to distrust it and use your own intelligence and judgment. Alvin Toffler, American writer and futurist (1928– ) Sometimes you come across ...

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    Argument vs. Explanation Study Guide

    Lesson Summary Discussion is an exchange of knowledge; argument an exchange of ignorance. Robert Quillen, American journalist and humorist (1887–1948) So far, we've talked a lot about arguments—things like how to make ...

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    Critical Thinking Skills Review Study Guide

    Summary Tell me what you read and I'll tell you who you are is true enough, but I'd know you better if you told me what you reread. François Mauriac, French author (1885–1970) This lesson provides a review of ...

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    Persuasion Techniques Practice Exercises

    Review the lesson for Persuasion Techniques Study Guide. Persuasion Techniques Practice Exercises Practice Exercise Label each statement either ...

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    Fact or Opinion Practice Exercises

    Review the lesson for Fact or Opinion Study Guide. Fact or Opinion Practice Exercises Practice Exercise Label each statement F (fact) ...

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    Rational Decision Making Practice Exercises

    Review the lesson for Rational Decision Making Study Guide. Rational Decision Making Practice Exercises Practice Exercise Which was decided by emotion ...

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