Which of the following statements concerning using animals in research is correct?

. Which of the following
statements concerning using animals in research is correct?

a) There are no ethical guidelines when it
comes to animals.

b) There are rules that prevent the
killing of animals.

c) Pain and suffering of animals are
allowed but only when necessary.

d) New
ethical guidelines prevent the use of primates in psychological research.

Critical Thinking

Learning Objective 1.14 – What are the basic principles of critical thinking,
and how can using critical thinking be useful in everyday life?

192. In the statement
“Critical thinking requires reasoned judgments,” the word reasoned means __________________.

a) giving it a lot of thought

b) logical and well thought out

c) seeing one side of an argument very
clearly

d) focusing on opinion

193. Critical thinking means
making judgments based on ________________.

a) emotion

b) keeping a closed mind

c) reason and logical evaluation

d) authority and expertise

194. Which of the following
statements concerning critical thinking is incorrect?

a) There are few truths that need not be
tested.

b) All evidence is not equal in quality.

c) Some authorities should not be
questioned.

d) Critical thinking requires an open
mind.

195. Several years ago two
scientists announced that they had evidence of “cold fusion” in the laboratory,
but further studies failed to replicate their findings and it was later found
that the original scientists had used sloppy methods. This highlights which of
the following critical thinking principles?

a) Few “truths” do not need to
be tested.

b) All evidence is not equal in
quality.

c) Authority or expertise does
not make the claims of the authority or expert true.

d) Critical thinking requires an
open mind.

196. The CEO of a large
automobile company says the cars the company makes are safe regardless of the
fact that they lead the country in accidents due to faulty equipment. This
discrepancy highlights which of the following critical thinking principles?

a) Few “truths” do not need to be tested.

b) All evidence is not equal in quality.

c) Authority or expertise does not make the claims of the authority orexpert true.

d) Critical thinking requires an
open mind.

197. “There is no life
outside this solar system and nothing you can say will change that fact!” Which
criterion of critical thinking does this person lack?

a) Evidence is only necessary if it
can be tested.

b) All evidence is not equal in
quality.

c) Authority or expertise does not
make the claims of the authority or expert true.

d) Critical thinking requires an
open mind.

 
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