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    A logical fallacy

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    What fallacy is represented below?

    I love visiting Wyoming because I enjoy traveling in the West.

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    Your book/teacher is probably looking for the answer that this is an instance of circular reasoning (a.k.a. begging the question). It looks circular: I love visiting Wyoming (a western state) because I love visiting western states.

    However, I don't think this is a fallacy. In the ...

    Solution Summary

    Explains the logical fallacy involved in the following statement:

    "I love visiting Wyoming because I enjoy traveling in the West."

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