INFORMAL LOGIC phi:103

"THOMAS JEFFERSON OWNED SLAVES, SO SLAVERY MUST HAVE BEEN A GOOD IDEA" MAY COMMIT WHICH FALLACY?

a.APPEAL TO PITY
B. nO FALLACY COMMITTED
C.APPEAL TO AUTHORITY
D. APPEAL TO IGNORANCE

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  1. I would say C - appeal to authority

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  3. A good way to establish a conclusion as true, or probable, is to

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