Cognition, Fifth Edition: Chapter 11

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Question 1:


a) Inductive logic
b) Categorical reasoning
c) Logicism
d) Parsimonious reasoning

Question 2:


a) The universal affirmative
b) The universal negative
c) The particular affirmative
d) The particular negative

Question 3:


a) Relational reasoning
b) Linear syllogism
c) Practical syllogism
d) Particular negative

Question 4:


a) Confirmation bias
b) Parsimony
c) Conditional reasoning
d) Truth tables

Question 5:


a) The generative problem
b) The social contract theory
c) A failure of parsimonious reasoning
d) Confirmation bias

Question 6:


a) True
b) False

Question 7:


a) True
b) False

Question 8:


a) True
b) False

Question 9:


a) True
b) False

Question 10:


a) True
b) False