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Appeal to Popularity Fallacy: Definition & Examples

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Identify a main feature of the fallacy known as appeal to popularity.

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1. Which of the following is true of the appeal to popularity fallacy?

2. What is a danger involved in the appeal to popularity fallacy?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet can help you quickly assess your knowledge of the logic fallacy known as the appeal to popularity. Topics you will be quizzed on include the features of this type of argument and its dangers.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz and worksheet can help you review:

  • Characteristics of an appeal to popularity
  • Main feature of the fallacy
  • An example of the appeal to popularity fallacy

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet can help you practice the following skills:

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained regarding examples of the appeal to popularity fallacy
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the main feature of the fallacy
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on the appeal to popularity fallacy

Additional Learning

To learn more about this topic, check out the lesson called Appeal to Popularity Fallacy: Definition & Examples. This lesson will help you:

  • Define appeal to popularity
  • Examine how popular opinion can be used to make decisions
  • Learn who the appeal to popularity affects
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