Logical Reasoning

(Arguments) | taught by Greg Smith
  • 41 Videos
  • 1 Text
  • 6.0 hrs

Course Curriculum

Introduction & Stimuli Analysis
22:28
Introduction to Logical Reasoning
Passwords
Stimuli Analysis I
Stimuli Analysis II - Truth and Validity
Stimuli Analysis III - Strength
Keywords
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Conclusions
41:44
Identify the Conclusion Key Concepts
Identify the Conclusion Sample Question 1 and Explanation
Identify the Conclusion Question 2 and Explanation
Strengthen The Conclusion Key Concepts and Practice Questions
Weaken the Conclusion - Key Concepts and Practice Questions
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Reasoning
148:07
Method of Reasoning Key Concepts and Practice Questions
Partial Method of Reasoning Practice Question and Method of Reasoning Review
Flawed Reasoning Introduction
Flawed Reasoning Part 2 and Attack on the Speaker
Flawed Reasoning - Conditional Statements - Formal Logic
Flawed Reasoning - Cause-Effect and Survey Errors
Flawed Reasoning - Generalizing, Groups, Numbers and Percentages, Constant Assumptions
Flawed Reasoning - Misuse of Evidence, False Analogy, False Dilemma, Appeal to Fallacies, Appeals to Emotion
Flawed Reasoning - More Flaw types and Flaw Type List
Parallel Reasoning Introduction and Basic Concepts
Parallel Reasoning Key Concepts
Parallel Reasoning Practice Question and Explanation
Principle Introduction and Basic Concepts
Principle Questions Key Concepts
Practice Principle Questions and Explanations
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Evaluate the Argument
17:53
Evaluate the Argument Key Concepts
Evaluate the Argument Practice Questions and Explanations
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Must and Cannot Be True
39:23
Cannot Be True Key Concepts
Cannot be True Practice Question and Explanation
Must be True Key Concepts
Must be True Practice Questions and Explanations
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Assumptions
31:13
Necessary Assumption Questions - Key Concepts
Necessary Assumption Practice Questions and Explanations
Sufficient Assumption (Justify the Conclusion) Questions - Key Concepts
Sufficient Assumption (Justify the Conclusion) Practice Questions and Explanations
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Discrepancies and Disagreements
33:32
Paradox or Explain the Discrepancy
Paradox Questions - Key Concepts
Paradox Practice Questions and Explanations
Point of Contention or Point of Disagreement - Key Concepts
Point of Contention or Point of Disagreement - Practice Questions and Explanations
Point of Agreement - Practice Questions and Explanations - And Point of Contention Review
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Course description

Our logical reasoning lessons will take you through everything you need to know for this section of the LSAT. We start with basic argument analysis and move into an in depth look at each of the question types, giving you techniques and tactics to answer even the most difficult logical reasoning questions.

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Instructor

Greg Smith
Greg Smith
B.Comm., LLB

Greg is passionate about education. His past experiences as a securities lawyer and teacher fuelled his desire to use technology to improve the learning and teaching experience. Greg has taught thousands of students online and in person. His latest addictions are learning new kiteboarding tricks and videography skills.

Questions? Contact us at 1-877-LSAT-PRO or info@alphascore.com