PHI 103

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"Thomas Jefferson owned slaves, so slavery must have been a good idea" may commit which fallacy? (Points : 1)
Appeal to pity
No fallacy committed
Appeal to false authority
Appeal to ignorance

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    Appeal to false authority

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