# Critical Thinking/Math

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1. ### Critical Thinking

Some conclusion signal words are: therefore, consequently, and....a) because. b) on the other hand. c) thus I believe this is c thus at first I thought it was a because but that was to explain so I think it is c, thus.
2. ### CRT205

Hi class, I don’t have a lot of time to explain but off the top of my head answer is as a reader critical thinking affects me all ways. Not just reading but writing too. Sometimes what I read I must write about later like this discussion question so clearly I have to read. ...
3. ### CRT205

Hi class, I don’t have a lot of time to explain but off the top of my head answer is as a reader critical thinking affects me all ways. Not just reading but writing too. Sometimes what I read I must write about later like this discussion question so clearly I have to read. ...
4. ### Calculus

Since f(x)=√(x-3) has an absolute minimum of 0 does its critical point exist? I'm really confused because someone mentioned that f(x)=√(x+3) does not have a critical point. Does that mean that if there is an end point there, there can't be a critical point?
5. ### Critical Thinking

Do young people vote in canada? where can i go to find information on young people voting in other countries
6. ### Critical thinking

Please look at the following statement would you agree that this statement is vague. Housing juveniles with adults would not be harmful.
7. ### Critical Thinking

I have researched several cites...I am stil confused on the difference between deductive and inductive arguments. My question is: who decides if it is a deductive or iductive argument? Ther author or the reader?
8. ### Critical Thinking

What is the rhetoric device in this sentence: "The right to life includes and implies the right to commit suicide To hold otherwise to declare that society must give you permission to kill yourself"
9. ### Critical Thinking

Please help and Identify the rhetorical devices used by the sentence below and explain. The bill would also adopt a federal ban on late-term procedures that opponents refer to as partial-birth abortions. Thank you,
10. ### Critical Thinking

Which of the following statements is not a claim? A) Life exists on planets other than Earth. B) Dare to stay off drugs! C) Something's force equals its mass multiplied by its acceleration. D) Joe owns a pet dog.
11. ### Critical Thinking

I need to determine if these sentences are statements or not. 1)Abraham Lincoln was the first president of the United States. 2)If Sally calls, tell her I'm at the library. 3)Blondes are more attractive than brunettes. 4) Don't you realize how silly that hat looks?
12. ### Critical thinking

Do not guess or jump to conclusions. (In this step, describe how you found if you have the necessary information to proceed. For example, explain how you identified what information is provided and what information must be determined.)
13. ### Critical thinking

Do not guess or jump to conclusions. (In this step, describe how you found if you have the necessary information to proceed. For example, explain how you identified what information is provided and what information must be determined.)
14. ### anthropology critical thinking

what fallacy is : On the Colbert Report, Steven Colbert regulary asked his guests: "George W Bush: a great president? or the greatest president?
15. ### Math - extreme values

Identify the critical points and find the extreme values on the interval [-1,-5) for f(x)=cosx+xsinx+3 I've taken the derivative which gives me f'(x)=xcos(x). I know I have to solve to get the critical points and then plug in the critical points that are on the interval and ...
16. ### eth125

How does staying on a Indian Reservation limit choices? Surely you have some thinking on this. We will be happy to critique your thinking. Not nearly so often, we supply the thinking.
17. ### psy

Define cognitive bias and choose two that you may experience. Explain how you would use critical thinking to overcome cognitive bias to ensure academic success
18. ### critical thinking

identify the fallacy: The reason I don't accept evolution is that ever since Darwin, scientists have been trying to prove that we evolved from some apelike primate ancestor. Well, they still haven't succeeded. Case closed
19. ### Critical Thinking

Identify the premises and the conclusions in the following arguments.Kera, Sherry, and Bobby were all carded at JJ’s, and they all look as though they’re about thirty. Chances are I’ll be carded too.
20. ### Critical thinking

Which of the following most accurately describes what an appeal to precedent is? Hint A. A type of inductive generalization B. A type of analogy C. A type of disjunctive syllogism D. A type of causal argument
21. ### critical thinking

What is a social contract, and why is sovereignty an important part of a social contract?
22. ### critical thinking

I NEED FIVE SENTENCES FOR EDUCATION EX; EDUCATION IS STRONG SENTENCES
23. ### statistics

Consider the following ANOVA experiments. (Give your answers correct to two decimal places.) (a) Determine the critical region and critical value that are used in the classical approach for testing the null hypothesis Ho: ì1 = ì2 = ì3 = ì4, with n = 19 and á = 0.01. F (b...
24. ### Critical Thinking 205

which one of these make an argument the best? Which one of these is the weakest? Or how are the terms used in arguments? Here are the terms - Valid/ Invalid, -Sound/ Unsound, -Strong/ Weak
25. ### Critical thinking

Break the problems into workable parts. (In this step, explain how you broke the assignment into smaller more easily tackled parts and provide a reason for each part.)
26. ### physics

6) CRITICAL THINKING: Kinematic equations are only valid for situations with constant acceleration. Using Newton’s second law, explain some examples of non-constant acceleration?
27. ### More Critical Thinking

Do these passages contain ought imperatives? 1) Toby, never throw a pen at your sister! You could put an eye out! 2) Never raise your hands to your kids. It leaves your groin unprotected. (George Carlin)
28. ### Critical Thinking

Can you give me an example of a non prejudicial rhetorical devise. Also can you tell me if this statement is prejudicial rhetoric devise All SUV's are like small apartment homes on wheels

Give an example of when you made an important decision related to school, work, or a business transaction. What elements of critical thinking did you use? How might you improve your decision-making strategies in the future?
30. ### english

I need help writing a paper for my written analysis course. It is a paper to be written on, "How I solved a problem." I have to incorporate critical and creative thinking with this paper.
31. ### English, Critical Thinking Part 2

This is regarding the same article by Stiglitz. Define and discuss the term "ideology" as related to the article. Explain the ideology in the article.
32. ### Critical Thinking

When evaluating an author's success in accomplishing his purpose, ask yourself... a)if you agree with his point of view. b) if he is using denotative or connotative meanings. c) if he has clearly explained and supported the subject. I believe the answer is c because if a ...
33. ### writing

Answer the following questions in a 100- to 200-word response. Address each bullet point in your answer. o In the future, how will thinking critically influence the ways that you · Read? · Write? · Process information? · Answer the following questions in a 100- to 200-word...
34. ### Math

Consider the function y = 3x5 – 25x3 + 60x + 1. Find the critical points of this function. So I got 1 and 2 as the critical points..but I feel like I did something wrong, is this right?
35. ### university studies

How have you used these actions to solve problems in your daily life? How are critical thinking skills in your daily life and in your academic life similar? How are they different?
36. ### critical thinking

Premise- Since most all disease can be effectively prevented by a healthy lifestyle. Conclusion-Animal activist sometimes contend that medical research is unneccessary. Is this a valid/sound argument or is this an ivalid/unsound argument?
37. ### psychology

Critical thinking requires you to: A) Accept the simple answer and not make it complicated. B)tolerate uncertainty, even if you fell pressure to come up with an answer. C)decide it is either this or that and don't get hung up on dreaming. D) trust the accuracy of your ...
38. ### Critical Thinking/Ethics

A worker came to the employer and admitted to stealing money from the firm for personal use. What could the employer do now (to regain lost revenue, employee loyalty, corporate image, etc.)? (List 3 ways to solve this problem)
39. ### critical

Identify the principal issue presented by the source Critical Analysis
40. ### statistics

If the critical values of a hypothesis test are +2.58 and -2.58, what would be the critical regions?
41. ### Critical Thinking/Ethics

During the last full moon, the ratio to of male to female births was 1.1 to 1 in Toronto but 2.5 to 1 in Timmins, so the effect of the full moon on a baby`s gender is stronger in smaller towns. What is an alternative explanation for that?
42. ### critical thinking

A _______ is what you would write after you read an essay, analyze it, and write about some aspect of it. A. response paper B. classification essay C. pattern of development D. study guide my answer is a.
43. ### critical thinking

The great french historian Jules Michelet (1798)-(1874)Sympathized with the french middle ages and with the Revolutionary epoch in france, yet he wrote his best work on the despotic french monarchy, which he despised.
44. ### Calculus

If y= (x^2+20)/(x-4) Find all critical Numbers. After get f' i got the answer -5/4. What did i do wrong or is that the critical number?
45. ### CAL-Critical points

For the function F(x) = inx/x^2 , find the approximate location of the critical point in the interval (0, 5).
46. ### magnetism

Many metals become superconductors (zero resistance, zero loss, zero heating) at low temperatures. If they are warmed above the critical tempareature, the superconductivity is lost. Also, if the metal experiences a magnetic field above a critical value, the superconductivity ...
47. ### critical thinking

All of the following exhibit scholastic integrity when best communicating with your instructors except which one? A. Ask questions if you don't understand something. B. Use only electronic communication if invited to do so. C. If you don't agree with feedback, just ignore it. ...
48. ### CRT/205 critical thinking

"It should not surprise us that, with the attacks on traditional morality of the past thirty years, adoption--a traditional answer to unwanted pregnancies--would come under attack also." My question is: Is this a slippery slope fallacy?

Critical readers would not ask the same questions of themselves that they ask of the writer's work. true or false thanks!
50. ### math

Jeff is thinking of a function machine.He says that the output is 5 when the input is 4.What are two different rules that he could be thinking of.
51. ### Critical Thinking

Pleae evaluate this argument would you say it is an a good strong inductive argument. An argument the author is making is that regular exercise and a good diet will help reduce excess weight
52. ### Statistics Help

Consider the following ANOVA experiments. (Give your answers correct to two decimal places.) (b) Determine the critical region and critical value that are used in the classical approach for testing the null hypothesis Ho: ì1 = ì2 = ì3 = ì4 = ì5, with n = 17 and á = 0.05...
53. ### Statistics

Consider the following ANOVA experiments. (Give your answers correct to two decimal places.) (a) Determine the critical region and critical value that are used in the classical approach for testing the null hypothesis Ho: ì1 = ì2 = ì3 = ì4, with n = 23 and á = 0.025. F (b...
54. ### Creative and Critical Thinking

Together We Stand Letter Outline Suppose you live in a new suburban community that combines all the amenities and benefits of a tight-knit small community with the benefits of living close to the big city. Some years pass, and several children and adults in the community start...

critical thinking involves:coming up with the best solution, a thought process that is rationallogical &systematic, coming up with the best solution
56. ### ECE311 Early childhood curriculum

1. Primary-grade teachers should encourage students to __________ a.downplay the importance of grammar and spelling. b.experiment with invented spelling. c.use critical thinking skills when writing. d.read more picture books.
57. ### grammar

1a.Did you know a famous animal-rights activist has criticized horseracing because of the dangers involved? 1b. Did you know a famous animal-rights activist have criticized horseracing because of the dangers involved? Subject-verb agreemnet? I choose b. 2a. Peer editing ...

Identify areas of vagueness and ambiguity and discuss how you might clarify the e-mail message using the writing principles addressed in the text. Below Hi class, I don’t have a lot of time to explain but off the top of my head answer is as a reader critical thinking affects...
59. ### Critical Thinking

Do not understand. do you know where i can find examples? posts implementation plan in a flowchart format and a Gantt chart showing potential planning and scheduling of your implementation. Please include a written discussion of your implementation plan as well.
60. ### crt 205 critical thinking

Post your response to the following: Of the two arguments provided in the digital story, which is valid and which is sound? When you are building an argument for an issue that is significant to you, do you think it is more important to be valid or sound? Explain your answer.
61. ### Critical thinking

Since Jessica’s participation in local politics increased significantly after she joined her school’s political science club, it is clear that her involvement in that club led her to take an interest in politics. The argument above is flawed because
62. ### math

One problem encountered by developers of the space shuttle program is air pollution in the area surronding the launch site. Acertain direction from the launch site is considered critical in terms of hydrogen chloride pollution from the exhaust cloud. It has been determined ...
63. ### math

One problem encountered by developers of the space shuttle program is air pollution in the area surronding the launch site. Acertain direction from the launch site is considered critical in terms of hydrogen chloride pollution from the exhaust cloud. It has been determined ...
64. ### math

One problem encountered by developers of the space shuttle program is air pollution in the area surronding the launch site. Acertain direction from the launch site is considered critical in terms of hydrogen chloride pollution from the exhaust cloud. It has been determined ...
65. ### Urgent Math

f(x)=(x+2)^3-4. The point (-2, -4) is which of the following? A) An absolute maximum B) An absolute minimum C) A critical point but not an extremum. D) Not a critical point E) None of these I think the answer is C, am I right?
66. ### Critical Thinking

Determine whether the arguments are valid or invalid, and explain your answer in each case. 1) If anything is a trout, then it's a fish. A dolphin is not a fish. Therefore, a dolphin is not a trout. (More statements to come...)
67. ### critical thinking

The reason the auto industry is such a mess is the outrageous union contracts that the automakers are burdened with. Fallacy Type: Why it is this fallacy type: Resource that describes this fallacy type:
68. ### college english

I was told in class to find a piece of "biased writing" and use the knowledge about critical thinking. how would i know whether an article is biased? really confused. also, it's a 1000 word essay, so it'd be really nice to get answer!
69. ### Critical thinking

Focus on the accuracy of the assumptions and conclusions. (In this step, explain how you kept a focus on the assignment to be clear about the requirements. For example, describe how you verified the assignment instructions and scoring guide to make sure everything required is ...
70. ### Math

How do you find critical points in a function? For example, find the critical points in f(x)=12+2x^2-x^4 please help me somebody find the derivative and set it equal to zero
71. ### Calculus

Please check, if there is something wrong please explain what I did wrong. Thank you! Calculate the d^2y/dx^2. y= e^-x + e^x y' = e^x - e^-x y'' = e^x + e^-x Find the x-coordinace of all critical points of the given function. determine whether each critical point is a relative...
72. ### critical thinking

I don’t care if he has a PhD from Harvard! He’s a Mormon for heaven’s sake! How can anyone with such extremist views be considered credible? Fallacy Type: Why it is this fallacy type: Resource that describes this fallacy type:
73. ### college algebra

CRITICAL THINKING: Witout grouping symbols,the expression 2.3³+4 had a value of 58.Insert grouping symbols in the expression 2.3³ + 4 to produce the following values : 1. 62 2. 220 3. 4374 4. 279,936 Thanks ,please help me,i don't know what to do.
74. ### critical thinking

Which of the following correctly describes connotation? A. An implied meaning of word understood by language users B. The pronunciation of a word C. The meaning of a word that has never changed D. A new word added to the dictionary my answer is a.
75. ### statistics

Consider the following ANOVA experiments. (Give your answers correct to two decimal places.) (a) Determine the critical region and critical value that are used in the classical approach for testing the null hypothesis Ho: ì1 = ì2 = ì3 = ì4 = ì5, with n = 17 and á = 0.05...
76. ### calculus

Use a graph of f(x) = 3 e^{-8 x^2} to estimate the x-values of any critical points and inflection points of f(x). critical points x= Inflection points x= Next, use derivatives to find the x-values of any critical points and inflection points exactly. critical points x= ...
77. ### critical thinking

Describe a time when your moral values influenced the way you responded to an issue. What differences did you notice between your logical reasoning process and your moral reasoning process? What were the possible consequences or outcomes of your decision?
78. ### Critical thinking

8. “Let me demonstrate the principle by means of logic,” the teacher said, holding up a bucket. “If this bucket has a hole in it, then it will leak. But it doesn’t leak. Therefore, obviously it doesn’t have a hole in it.”Identify the premises and the conclusions in...
79. ### critical thinking

According to Courtwright, criminal rates were exceedingly high in the nineteenth century before TV, movies, and rap videos had been created.What were some of the other factors that provoked violence? Do you think that these factors still cause violence today?
80. ### magnetism

Many metals become superconductors (zero resistance, zero loss, zero heating) at low temperatures. If they are warmed above the critical tempareature, the superconductivity is lost. Also, if the metal experiences a magnetic field above a critical value, the superconductivity ...
81. ### critical thinking

Often the press can report political spin without analyzing it to do which of the following? Answer separate lies from denials find the new and unusual separate fact from fiction (( not sure but i think its this one)) separate leaks from fact
82. ### Foreign languages

Could you please check if this paragraph is possible in scientific English? Thank you, Writeacher. 1) Superconduction consists of a particular physical phenomenon which characterizes only superconductors. 2) These materials become superconductors when they are brought to the ...
83. ### Critical Thinking

I need to write a paper on a topic based on health care. I am looking on some ideas that I may be able to use. Again, the general topic needs to be health care and I have to pic a subtopic within that. Thanks!
84. ### college algebra

CRITICAL THINKING : Without grouping symbols,the expression 2.3³ + 4 has a value of 58.Insert grouping symbols in the expression 2.3³ + 4 to produce the following values : 1. 65 2. 220 3. 4374 4. 279,936 Please help me. Show all how you solve it..
85. ### critical thinking

I am struggling with deciding which evaluation criteria best fits for writing a critical essay on the passage written by Stephen Chapman...Legal Drugs Unlikely to Foster Nation of Zombies. I believe that this is a non-deductive argument. I was considering it to be a convergent...
86. ### critical thinking

When developing strategies for writing, which of the following is not a good strategy? A. Use school support and guidance B. Rely more on your own experience than on the readings assigned. C. Focus on learning and the process of learning. D. Plan for more time than you think ...
87. ### critical thinking

When developing strategies for writing, which of the following is not a good strategy? A. Use school support and guidance B. Rely more on your own experience than on the readings assigned. C. Focus on learning and the process of learning. D. Plan for more time than you think ...
88. ### Critical Thinking

Address the following: What feedback did you receive from your instructor? From the peer reviewer? From the Center for Writing Excellence? Explain how you will incorporate the feedback into your paper. How will this feedback improve your expository essay? What feedback did you...
89. ### math

One problem encountered by developers of the space shuttle program is air pollution in the area surronding the launch site. Acertain direction from the launch site is considered critical in terms of hydrogen chloride pollution from the exhaust cloud. It has been determined ...

As a critical reader, before you begin an evaluation you should be able to a)highlight and underline interesting facts. b) outline the content. c)locate the author's conclusion
91. ### English

Compare and Contrast Rikki-tikki-tavi and the Cobras Cass: You really would get better help if you posted your own thinking first. Volunteers are much more inclined to critique and help first to those who share their thinking. Volunteers are not keen on doing the thinking for ...
92. ### Critical Thinking

When evaluating an argument with an unstated premise would the most approprate tactis be to don't do anthing? If the arguer had wanted a claim to be included, they would have included it. WOuld I them evaluated the argument as it stands?
93. ### critical thinking

The President’s agenda has been derailed by out of touch right-wing extremist lies spread by cable media and talk radio. Fallacy Type: Ad hominem Why it is this fallacy type: Resource that describes this fallacy type:
94. ### critical thinking

When we are evaluating an issue and we have considered everything, what three choices do we have as to what we decide on what the person(s) has claimed???? My guess: 1 complete acceptance 2 partial acceptance 3 complete rejection warning I never took this class. My termanology...
95. ### critical thinking

What theoretical considerations enter into the defintion of natural? In nature, during pregnancy, progestin is producted to block the release of additional eggs. The Pill is progestin in tablet form. Therefore, the Pill is a natural method of birth control.
96. ### Critical thinking

How would Robert Coles respond to this quote? The ultimate purpose in studying ethics is not as it is in other inquiries, the attainment of theoretical knowledge we are not conducting this inquiry in order to know what virtue is, but in order to become good, else there would ...
97. ### critical thinking

is this a cliam or value judgemnt or ono-value judgement? 1. meat grilled over hickory coal tastes better than meat grilled over mesquite?