making decisions. The assumption or problem must be realistic whether it involves other
perceptions and beliefs without dismissing them right away. However, if a person approaches
someone approaches me accusing me of doing something that I know I had no connection to,
consequences. I predominantly don?t take my own beliefs for granted without recognizing the
need for support. Many times, I am always looking for support, because with the more support
that I have, the more knowledge and insight I gain. It also strengthens my own beliefs when I
recognize the need for support.
My beliefs are constantly changing as I learn new things. I would never deny the fact that
dating, they got married and had a child later on. Before they were married, I constantly worried
and confused with who he was. But seven years later, the child understands both religions, and
gets the opportunity to celebrate them both. When he gets older, he will decide for himself
which path he chooses to take with religion. I believed that the child would be confused
frustrated, but he grew up with a strong and secure attitude and sure of his knowledge. My
beliefs changed, because I learned and accepted new concepts.
Public information has always been a question to me because it can never be trusted.
Again, I am always questioning it, because the resources that the information is retrieved from
information that is brought to them by either another news channel on television, or a standby
witness, and either information can be interpreted wrong. Public information needs to be
realistic for me not to question it. The news on television is a source that I probably will not
However the signs that I read all over telephone poles reading ?Lose 10 pounds in five days? is
something that does not seem realistic at all and I will question it many times before believing in
it. If the statement or issue is realistic, then it will not need to be questioned many times before
taking in the information.
Many assumptions based on my world views are very realistic and don?t need much
evaluation. My assumptions don?t go to the point of drastic change. My premise?s are adequate
because the world can only change to a certain limit, meaning that the world will not change all
Critical thinking is done everyday, whether it?s deciding what to have for lunch or
deciding who the next president should be. Thinking for me is like rationalizing because to
think critically, the topic must also be realistic.