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#### Caesar Cipher II

Encode and decode messages to determine the form for an affine cipher. Input a message to encode, then input your guesses... see more

#### Caesar Cipher III

Decode encrypted messages to determine the form for an affine cipher, and practice your reasoning and arithmetic skills.... see more

#### Caesar Cipher III

Decode encrypted messages to determine the form for an affine cipher, and practice your reasoning and arithmetic skills.... see more

#### Cell and Molecular Biology: What We... Cell and Molecular Biology: What We Know & How We Found Out

Like most introductory science textbooks, this one opens with a discussion of scientific method. A key feature is its... see more

#### Cengage OpenNow College Success... Cengage OpenNow College Success Reading & Learning Objectives

Students first discover what they want from their education, then build a plan to get there. This content takes students... see more

#### CNCC MAT050 Quantitative Literacy... CNCC MAT050 Quantitative Literacy Syllabus-Harper

Develop number sense and critical thinking strategies, introduce algebraic thinking, and connect mathematics to real... see more

#### College Composition II as... College Composition II as Game-Changer for Understanding Inquiry and Writing Across the Disciplines C Delehant

This is a discussion about designing a hybrid class for a Writing Across the Curriculum composition class.Â

#### Comparing Fractions

Teachers can use this interactive tool to help students build a conceptual understanding of fractions by comparing and... see more

#### Concept of Air Pollution

This learning activity from the Advanced Technology Environmental and Energy Center (ATEEC) is intended to help... see more

#### CRCRTH 693- Action Research for... CRCRTH 693- Action Research for Educational, Professional, and Personal Change, Fall 2007

This course covers techniques for and critical thinking about the evaluation of changes in educational practices and... see more

#### Critical Thinking 1 How to Reason... Critical Thinking 1 How to Reason Logically

This first chapter explains what it means to be logicalâ€”to reason logically. It demonstrates the usefulness of logical... see more

#### Critical Thinking 10 Deductive... Critical Thinking 10 Deductive Reasoning

In exploring the concept of implication, which is at the heart of nearly all reasoning, we divided it into two types:... see more

#### Critical Thinking 11 Logical Form and... Critical Thinking 11 Logical Form and Sentential Logic

This chapter introduced the concept of a sentence's logical form and the concept of logical equivalence between... see more

#### Critical Thinking 13 Inductive... Critical Thinking 13 Inductive Reasoning

Inductive arguments are more common than deductive arguments, and they are more difficult to analyze, but logical... see more

#### Critical Thinking 14 Reasoning about... Critical Thinking 14 Reasoning about Causes and Their Effects

This chapter explored the difference between a causal claim and one that is merely correlational. Causality and... see more

#### Critical Thinking 15 Scientific... Critical Thinking 15 Scientific Reasoning

When scientists are trying to gain a deep understanding of how the world works, they seek general patterns rather than... see more

#### Critical Thinking 4 How to Evaluate... Critical Thinking 4 How to Evaluate Information and Judge Credibility

This chapter clarified the principles of charity and fidelity and explored the intricacies of assessing unusual claims.... see more

#### Critical Thinking 7 Defending Against... Critical Thinking 7 Defending Against Deception

To defend yourself against the bombardment of propaganda, con games, political hype, and sales pitches, you should demand... see more

#### Critical Thinking 8 Detecting... Critical Thinking 8 Detecting Fallacies

The logical reasoner sticks to the issue, makes only relevant remarks, doesn't withhold relevant information, and... see more

#### Critical Thinking 9 Consistency and... Critical Thinking 9 Consistency and Inconsistency

In this chapter we examined the notion of inconsistency, which plays such an important role in judgments of... see more

#### Critical Thinking Activity and Tips

This page from HURI SURI includes two documents related to teaching critical thinking skills. The HURI SURI project is... see more

#### Critical Thinking by BN Moore

A two-step course redesign project in critical thinking

#### Critical Thinking in Biology: Case... Critical Thinking in Biology: Case Problems

This page aims to illustrate how case problems can inspire students in an introductory college biology course to develop... see more

#### Critical Thinking: Analyzing a... Critical Thinking: Analyzing a Process

Created by Chris Jossart of the Wisconsin Online Resource Center, this is an interactive object, learners follow six... see more