Question: identify the fallacies of insufficient evidence in the following arguments...
Identify the fallacies of insufficient evidence in the following arguments. If no fallacy is committed, write “no fallacy.”
5. You’re not seriously thinking of voting for that bum, are you? Why don’t you wake up and smell the coffee?
6. It would be a much greater wrong to destroy the last remaining copy of Shakespeare’s Macbeth than it would be to destroy an individual copy of Macbeth. Similarly, it is a much greater wrong to cause the extinction of an entire animal species than it is to destroy an individual member of that species.
7. Strong measures must be taken to halt the flood of Mexican immigrants into the United States. If we allow this immigration to continue, soon Spanish will become the official language of California and Texas. Eventually, the entire United States will be just a cultural offshoot of Mexico.
8. Coach Phil, giving a pep talk to his soccer team in the film Kicking and Screaming: You can win and go on to glory, or you can lose and probably face a series of cataclysmic events.