Proof by example:
|When examples are offered as proof of a more universal proposition.||This apple is red, so all apples must be red.|
|A more detailed treatment of this fallacy can be found on the supplementary Inductive Errors page.|
Case Study One
The first woman I dated cheated on me. I learned from this that women are cheaters.
Keep in mind that a fallacious argument does not entail an erroneous position.