For Canadian homeschooling families

The Fallacy Detective

Author: Hans Bluedorn, Nathaniel Bluedorn, Samuel Blumenfeld

Item #: C900

Level: Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Adult

Class: Paperback

Price: $33.95

Thirty-Eight Lessons on How to Recognize Bad Reasoning

What is a fallacy? A fallacy is an error in logic a place where someone has made a mistake in his thinking.

A cloud is 90% water. A watermelon is 90% water. Therefore, since a plane can fly through a cloud, a plane can fly through a watermelon.

This is an easy book for learning to spot common errors in reasoning.

-For ages twelve through adult.
-Fun to uselearn skills you can use right away.
-Peanuts, Dilbert, and Calvin and Hobbes cartoons.
-Includes The Fallacy Detective Game.
-Exercises with answer key.