Two Wrongs Make a Right Fallacy: Definition & Examples


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What is a fallacy?

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1. What is a fallacy of relevance?

2. What is the central flaw in the two-wrongs-make-a-right fallacy?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Be aware that you'll be questioned on subjects such as fallacy types, examples, flaws, and useful arguments.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

More precisely, you'll be quizzed on the following:

  • Definition of a fallacy
  • Fallacy of relevance
  • Two-wrongs-make-a-right fallacy's primary flaw
  • Example of the two-wrongs-make-a-right fallacy
  • Arguments that don't rely on fallacy

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the two-wrongs-make-a-right fallacy
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about how to make appropriate arguments in a different way
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding fallacies

Additional Learning

Find out other tidbits about this fallacy by completing our affiliated lesson. This lesson, titled Two Wrongs Make a Right Fallacy: Definition & Examples, focuses on the following topics:

  • Identification of a fallacy
  • Examples of this fallacy
  • Why this fallacy doesn't make sense