Critical Thinking Critical thinking gets you involved in a dialogue with the ideas you read. To be a critical th

Critical Thinking Critical thinking gets you involved in a dialogue with the ideas you read. To be a critical thinker you need to be able to summarize, analyze, hypothesize, and evaluate the new information that you encounter. For this discussion: 1. Define, describe, and explain the principles of critical thinking. 2. Describe a time when you used critical thinking to make a decision.