John Venn

Write a minimum 4 paragraph essay. The essay must answer the following four questions:

  1. Who is John Venn?
  2. What do you find most fascinating about John Venn?
  3. What is the Venn diagram?
  4. Why is critical thinking useful when using the Venn diagram?

Please include a minimum of 3 scholarly journal article references.

Make sure to cite a minimum of 3 scholars in your essay.

You may use the scholarly journal articles listed below or you may select your own.

Also, cite your textbook and reference it in the references section.  

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Lam, F., Lalansingh, C. M., Babaran, H. E., Zhiyuan, W., Prokopec, S. D., Fox, N. S., & Boutros, P. C. (2016). VennDiagramWeb: A web application for the generation of highly customizable Venn and Euler diagrams. BMC Bioinformatics, 171-8. doi:10.1186/s12859-016-1281-5

Record, M. (2015). Implications of graphic organizers in an age of social media. New Directions for Teaching & Learning, 2015(144), 73-86. doi:10.1002/tl.20164

Waddell, J. G., & Quinn, R. J. (2011). Two applications of Venn diagrams. Teaching Statistics, 33(2), 46-48. doi:10.1111/j.1467-9639.2010.00428.x

Wall, B. E. (2007). John Venn, James Ward, and the chair of mental philosophy and logic at the University of Cambridge. Journal of the History of Ideas, 68(1), 131-155

**Please note:  This mid-term exam is due by 12:00 noon on Monday, July 17, 2017.