Stating someone has negative features and his claim is invalid is an example of which fallacy?
A. Genetic fallacy
B. Straw man
C. False dilemma
D. Ad hominem
Ad hominem Auto answered|Score .6|bettyboop|Points 3456|User:
Which of the following are the most common types of doubts people may have about a source?Weegy:
The most common form of measurement in Liquids ... into the thousands, and, the only heat source ... [ There are no people able to make credible doubts about this philosophical ... http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_are_all_the_units_of_measurement_used_throughout_history
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Providing only two choices when others are available defines which fallacy?Weegy:
False Dilemma: A fallacy that occurs when two conclusions are held to be the only possible options, when in fact there are other options. [ Example: Senator A: ?We either have to cut education spending or else we?ll have a huge deficit this fiscal year.? Senator B: ?Hmmm?there are other options. You could raise taxes or even cut spending in other programs and agencies.? ] Auto answered|Score .5575|Koolsum|Points 1427|User:
Consider the following statement: “So what if the Senator accepted a little kickback money—most politicians are corrupt after all.” This is an example of which fallacy?Weegy:
Graft and Corruption.Auto answered|Score .6|rubi101|Points 0|User:
Is straw man a fallacy?Weegy:
Strawman is where you invent something and attack it, instead of attacking what's actually being argued.
Atheist: I do not believe in [ God.
Theist: Oh, so you're saying that anyone who believes in God is a lunatic, huh?
Rather than address what the atheist said, the theist invented an argument (a strawman) and attacked that instead. http://answers.yahoo.com/question/?qid=20110722224118AA7yjfH
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what is a agrument from tradition?Weegy:
the Argument from Tradition, stated that because something is old that must mean there's truth behind it. Expert answered|asereht1970|Points 491|
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