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Claim, reason, and two assumptions, one questionable

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    127469
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    In the first row, the reason "We would feel it was right to cross the border without permission" is in a box with an arrow next to it pointing to the claim, "We should recognize illegal crossing as ethical." Down below, in the center, is the purple text “Assumption: We should apply the same standard to others as we would apply to ourselves.”  This assumption has an arrow pointing from it up toward the arrow that links the reason and the claim, indicating that the assumption supports this link. Now, there is an additional assumption in purple with a dotted line around it and a purple question mark behind it.  This one reads “Assumption: We can tell if something is ethical by whether or not it feels right.”

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