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1%. 6ssertions that states obligations, opinions, and9or courses o) action are statements o)" a. Fact b. *onvention c. +pinion d. re)erence 2$. ;1< That candidate comes )rom a rich )amily, and there)ore neither understands nor sympathi?es with the problems o) the poor. ;2< 6ll rich people do not understand or sympathi?e with the problem o) the poor. In this case, 2 is" a. 6ssumption b. Implication c. Irrelevant d. Fallacy 21. 6ssertions veriBable by direct observation, e4periments, or statistics are statements o)" a. Fact b. *onvention c. +pinion d. re)erence 22. Should you trust the testimony of this convicted criminal? What if he has vested interests in this case? hat )allacy is committed in this e4ample0 a. False dichotomy b. ad hominem c. composition d. genetic 2-. In academic writing, the de)ault audience o) the writer is a. the teacher b. other students c. the reading public d. the principal Joash is a Filipino. All Filipinos are hospitable. Therefore, Joash must be 2'. hospitable. hat )allacy is committed in this e4ample0 a. False dichotomy b. ad hominem c. composition d. genetic 25. ou should release him from prison because he is the sole bread !inner of his family. They !ill all perish once he"s #one. hat )allacy is committed in this e4ample0 a. 6d misericordiam b. consensus gentium c. composition d. ad baculum For 2+-,1. ite t!o ideas on ederalis& given " en. /o*o 0i&entel. %#plain each "rie inside the "o#es provided or this purpose. 2$%2&. Tip '.
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a. Fact b. *onvention c. +pinion d. re)erence -&. 6n assertion that states scientiBc )acts and dictionary deBnitions is known as a statement o)" a. Fact b. *onvention c. +pinion d. re)erence -%. ;1< igh grades are desirable, since they guarantee a good ob a)ter graduation. ;2< tudents should always strive )or high grades. In this case, 2 is an" a. Implication b. 6ssumption c. Irrelevant d. Fallacy -. As representatives of our people, !e must readily enact the reinstitution of the death penalty because that is !hat our citi/ens !ant0 The )allacy committed in this e4ample is" a. 6d misericordiam b. consensus gentium c. composition d. ad baculum 1apid urbani/ation !ill lar#ely determine the future of the !orld. This is a '1. statement o)" a. Fact b. *onvention c. +pinion d. re)erence '2. It is a process that starts with posing a =uestion, problemati?ing a concept, evaluating an opinion, and ends in answering the =uestions, clari)ying the problem, and9or arguing )or a stand. a. 6cademic riting c. Technical riting b. Diterary riting d. ournalistic riting n '(&5, the 3hilippine economy re#istered a minus 54 #ro!th rate. This is a '-. statement o)" a. Fact b. *onvention c. +pinion d. re)erence ''. 6 statement that must be true )or all others dependent on it to be true is called a9n a. 6ssumption b. Implication c. *ause d. Cfect '#. hen an argument unustly )avors a particular conclusion over another despite evidences, the )allacy o) 55555555555 is committed. a. asty >enerali?ation b. 6d ominem c. lanting d. ad baculum '!. In both bibliography and inAte4t citation, the 66 )ormat )ollows the GateA lace o) ublication se=uence. This statement is" a. True b. False c. Irrelevant d. Fallacy '@. ;1< rices o) basic commodities will decrease once oil prices decrease. ;2< Eanu)acturers will pass on the savings )rom their reduced energy bill to consumers. In this case, 2 is a9n" a. 6ssumption b. implication c. irrelevant d. )allacy '&. The logical conse=uence o) an assertion is also known as a9n a. 6ssumption b. Implication c. *ause d. Cfect '%. 6cademic vocabulary is disciplineAspeciBc, e.g., usage o) Cnglish terms such as “table( will difer )or mathematicians, businessmen and hoteliers. This statement is a. True b. False c. Fallacy d. Irrelevant #$. The use o) academic language necessitates that the students de)ault writing voice be a. active b. passive c. neither d. both #1. hen an argument uses violence or threats o) violence or unwarranted )orce, the )allacy o) 55555555 is committed. a. 6d ominem b. 6d 7ericundiam c. 6d 8aculum