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June 2007, Logical Reasoning 1, Question 11

The content provides an in-depth analysis of how to approach 'role of a statement' questions on the GRE, focusing on breaking down arguments into their component parts to identify conclusions and evidence.
  • Identify the role of a statement in an argument by dissecting the argument into conclusion and evidence.
  • Use conclusory keywords to pinpoint the argument's conclusion.
  • Differentiate between pieces of evidence and understand their purpose within the argument.
  • Evaluate answer choices by matching them with the correct description of the evidence's role.
  • The correct answer choice accurately describes the evidence's role in supporting the argument's conclusion.
Understanding 'Role of a Statement' Questions
Dissecting the Argument
Evaluating Evidence and Conclusion
Choosing the Correct Answer