Requirement: please provide brief explanations of your answers, citing lecture and the textbook, and providing original examples, not examples from the textbook or lectures, when instructed:
- What are the components of an argument? Give a definition of each of the components, and provide 3 examples of “key word indicators” that are used to signal each component of an argument.
- What is the difference between an argument and an explanation? Provide an example of each, with a brief explanation of why one example counts as an argument, and why the other example counts as an explanation.
- What are the 3 criteria a statement must meet in order to count as an “objective” statement? Provide an example of an objective statement, and clearly explain how your example meets all three criteria?
- In your own words, what is the difference between a deductive argument, and an inductive argument? Give examples of each type of argument to help explain your answer.