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LSAT Logical Reasoning Question Types

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  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. The 'Principle' task is...






2. Most seriously weakens the argument undermines the conclusion calls into question casts doubt upon conclusion would not follow if overlooks the possibility that






3. In a 'Weaken' - analyze and apply by...






4. An assumption on which the argument depends is assumed by the argument is required in order for the conclusion to be properly drawn relies on the fact that






5. The role of the statement X in this argument is the statement X figures in the argument in which one of the following ways






6. Question says... the argument proceeds by a method of reasoning employed by the argument a technique of reasoning employed by the argument






7. In a 'Assumption' - analyze and apply by...






8. The 'Main Point' task is...






9. In a 'Strengthen' - look for choices that...






10. In a 'Assumption' - avoid choices that...






11. Principle if established - would most help to justify principle provides the strongest support for the conclusion conforms to which one of the following generalizations reasoning most closely conforms to which one of the following principles






12. In a 'Main Point' - look for choices that...






13. In a 'Point at Issue' - analyze and apply by...






14. Question says... an assumption on which the argument depends is assumed by the argument is required in order for the conclusion to be properly drawn relies on the fact that






15. In a 'Main Point' - analyze and apply by...






16. In a 'Principle' - look for choices that...






17. The 'Strengthen' task is...






18. In a 'Strengthen' - avoid choices that...






19. In a 'Principle' - analyze and apply by...






20. Question says... the main point at issue is An issue in dispute is Are committed to disagreeing about Expresses a point of agreement






21. In a 'Weaken' - avoid choices that...






22. In a 'Role of the Statement' - look for choices that...






23. Question says... x responds by responds in which one of the following ways uses which one of the following techniques in countering






24. The main point at issue is An issue in dispute is Are committed to disagreeing about Expresses a point of agreement






25. In a 'Inference' - avoid choices that...






26. Question says... most seriously weakens the argument undermines the conclusion calls into question casts doubt upon conclusion would not follow if overlooks the possibility that






27. Question says... most strengthens most strongly supports the conclusion allows the conclusion to be properly drawn follows logically if which one of the following is assumed






28. In a 'Role of the Statement' - avoid choices that...






29. In a 'Assumption' - look for choices that...






30. In a 'Inference' - analyze and apply by...






31. In a 'Inference' - look for choices that...






32. The 'Assumption' task is...






33. Would be most useful to know in evaluating the argument the answer to which one of the following questions would contribute to an evaluation in evaluating the argument - it would be most useful to know whether






34. The argument proceeds by a method of reasoning employed by the argument a technique of reasoning employed by the argument






35. In a 'Point at Issue' - look for choices that...






36. The 12 Argument Types






37. The 'Inference' task is...






38. x responds by responds in which one of the following ways uses which one of the following techniques in countering






39. The 'Point at Issue' task is...






40. The 'Role of the Statement' task is to...






41. In a 'Main Point' - avoid Choices that...






42. In a 'Strengthen' - analyze and apply by...






43. Question says... the role of the statement X in this argument is the statement X figures in the argument in which one of the following ways






44. The main point is the main conclusion is the argument leads to the conclusion that statements commit X to the position that






45. In a 'Principle' - avoid choices that...






46. In a 'Point at Issue' - avoid Choices that...






47. In a 'Weaken' - look for choices that...






48. Question says... JUSTIFY:principle if established - would most help to justify principle provides the strongest support for the conclusion CONFORM: conforms to which one of the following generalizations reasoning most closely conforms to which one of






49. The 'Weaken' task is...






50. Most strengthens most strongly supports the conclusion allows the conclusion to be properly drawn follows logically if which one of the following is assumed