Copyright

Flashcards - Reasoning and Rhetorical Proof

Flashcards - Reasoning and Rhetorical Proof
1/7 (missed) 0 0
Create Your Account To Continue Studying

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 75,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime.
Already registered? Login here for access
serial position effect
Serial position effect is the tendency of a person to recall the first and last items in a series best, and the middle items worst
Got it
opinion
In general, an opinion is a judgment, viewpoint, or statement that is not conclusive
Got it
fallacy of false cause
A fallacy is the use of invalid or otherwise faulty reasoning, or "wrong moves" in the construction of an argument
Got it

Ready to move on?

or choose a specific lesson: See all lessons in this chapter
7 cards in set
Front
Back
fallacy of false cause
A fallacy is the use of invalid or otherwise faulty reasoning, or "wrong moves" in the construction of an argument
opinion
In general, an opinion is a judgment, viewpoint, or statement that is not conclusive
serial position effect
Serial position effect is the tendency of a person to recall the first and last items in a series best, and the middle items worst
audience analysis
Audience analysis is a task that is often performed by technical writers in a project's early stages
data
Data is a set of values of qualitative or quantitative variables
bandwagon
The bandwagon effect is a phenomenon whereby the rate of uptake of beliefs, ideas, fads and trends increases the more that they have already been adopted by others
False dilemma
A false dilemma is a type of informal fallacy that involves a situation in which only limited alternatives are considered, when in fact there is at least one additional option

To unlock this flashcard set you must be a Study.com Member.
Create your account

Unlock Your Education

See for yourself why 30 million people use Study.com

Become a Study.com member and start learning now.
Become a Member

Already a member? Log In

Support