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Ethos, Pathos or Logos?

Quiz by Janette Salinas

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  • Q1

    Read the following sentence. What kind of appeal is it?

    Four out of five doctors choose Chew-ezz gum for their patients who chew gum.

    Ethos

    Logos

    Pathos

    30s
  • Q2

    What emotion is this appealing to?

    "If you love me, you'd want to make me happy."

    This is appealing to joy.

    This is appealing to pride.

    This is appealing to guilt.

    This is appealing to sadness.

    30s
  • Q3

    What authority is the following sentence appealing to?

    The Surgeon General warns smoking can adversely affect your health.

    The Surgeon General

    Doctors that specialize in smoking

    Your home doctor

    All Doctors

    30s
  • Q4

    Read the following sentence. What kind of appeal is it?

    What goes up, must come down.

    Ethos

    Logos

    Pathos

    30s
  • Q5

    Read the following sentence. What kind of appeal is it?

    Without music, our world would be bleak.

    Logos

    Pathos

    Ethos

    30s
  • Q6

    What emotion is this appealing to?

    My mother died of cancer when I was twelve. I saw her pain and suffering which is why I am asking you to support cancer research.

    Sympathy

    Regret

    Happiness

    Patriotism

    30s
  • Q7

    Read the following sentence. What kind of appeal is it?

    50% of marriages end in divorce.

    Logos (Statistic)

    Logos (Numbers)

    Logos (Fact)

    30s
  • Q8

    What is this argument appealing to?

    Before I was president, I was the governor of New York.

    Strength

    Power

    Experience
    30s
  • Q9

    Read the following sentence. What kind of appeal is it?

    I am a husband, a father, and a taxpayer. I've served faithfully for 20 years on the school board. I deserve your vote for city council.

    Pathos

    Ethos

    Logos

    30s
  • Q10

    Read the following sentence. What kind of appeal is it?

    My opponent wants to hurt the elderly by cutting Medicare.

    Logos

    Pathos

    Ethos

    30s
  • Q11

    Read the following sentence. What kind of appeal is it?

    We do not have enough money to pay for improvements to our railroads. Without improvements, this transportation system will falter and thus impair the development of our economy. Therefore, we should raise taxes to pay for better railroads.

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    Jumble
    30s
  • Q12

    Read the following sentence. What kind of appeal is it?

    An ad shows a child covered in bug bites after using an inferior bug spray.

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    Jumble
    30s
  • Q13

    Read the following sentence. What kind of appeal is it?

    Cardiologists recommend Ecotrin more than any other brand of aspirin

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    Jumble
    30s
  • Q14

    Read the following sentence. What kind of appeal is it?

    A commercial shows an image of a happy couple riding in a Corvette.

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    Jumble
    30s
  • Q15

    Read the following sentence. What kind of appeal is it?

    A commercial shows expected yearly savings for a car.

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    Jumble
    30s

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