Indicator Memorizing Techniques




"A claim made without either proof or substantial argument is merely the mindless blathering of the ignoramus."

Benjamin Franklin


QUIZ--Sept 6--read arguments and underline the conclusions. Based on section 1.1 of text. Next, read words/phrases and determine whether they

are conclusion indicators, premise indicators or neithe. Finally, read passages and determine how many statements are present. Remember--complex sentences that

contain premise indicators count as two statements.


QUIZ--Sept 13--read passages and determine whether they are arguments, explanations or neither. If argument, underline the conclusion. If explanation, bracket [] the explanandum. If neither, write neither.



9:30 AM class--Dec. 11, 10:00AM-12:00

2:00 PM class--Dec. 11, 2:00PM-4:00PM

4:30 PM class--Dec.11, 4:00PM-6:00PM