Critical Thinking for Sports Students (Active Learning in by Emily Ryall

By Emily Ryall

Exact purpose-written source to aid scholars in better schooling comprehend and practice severe considering within the research of game. conceal; name; Copyright; Contents; Preface and acknowledgements; 1 serious considering and the learn of game; 2 what's an argument?; three comparing an argument's constitution: deductive arguments; four comparing an argument's content material: fact, proof and credibility; five Assumptions, generalisations and hypotheses; 6 comparing arguments: fallacies; 7 comparing arguments: examples; References; Index

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The technique to using it well is to diagram the reasons first and 10 then note all the possibilities where the conclusion could lie. If there is only a single possibility then 1 the argument can be considered deductively valid, if not, then it is invalid. 2 3 4 5 6 Competent at travelling 7 across ice 8 9 Penguins? Russian hockey 20 team 1 2 Penguins? 18. 4 1 2 Use the circle system to represent the following arguments and state whether they are 3 deductively valid or not. 4 5 a) Karen is a surfer.

8 f ) Arguments always contain reason and conclusion indicator words – FALSE (Whilst many 9 arguments do contain reason and conclusion indicators in order to make it clear that an 40 argument is being made, it is not a necessary requirement and sometimes arguments are given 41 without them). 34 If money has to go from tobacco to sport let it be through a levy on tobacco company profit through tobacco sponsorship Conclusion 2 Chapter 2 What is an argument? g) ‘Therefore’, ‘Thus’, ‘Consequently’ and ‘So’ are examples of conclusion indicators – TRUE.

Therefore, all badminton players are slip fielders. 40 41 46 Chapter 3 Evaluating an argument’s structure d) Acrophobics do not like heights. Those that do not like heights will not go base-jumping. Therefore, acrophobics will not go base-jumping. e) Testing VO2 max is a way of assessing physical fitness. Physical fitness can also be tested via a 20m shuttle run. Therefore, a 20m shuttle run is a way of testing VO2 max. f ) Sport is a form of exercise. Exercise is a leisure pursuit. Therefore, sport is a leisure pursuit.

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