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PROS & CONS Worksheet

Amanda Knowles

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On this page we will provide you with a PROS & CONS Worksheet.  It will help you in weighing down pros and cons before taking a decision.

What is a PROS & CONS Worksheet?

The phrase 'pros and cons' is an abbreviation of the Latin phrase pro et contra, 'for and against', where “pros” are for the plus points and “cons” are the negative ones. Weighing down the pros and cons is a very important step while taking a decision. In this technique you weigh down the positive and negative aspects of a decision.

How will PROS & CONS Worksheet help?

Decision making requires critical thinking skills, It is extremely important to get to know the positive and negative sides of the options so that you can take the decision which has more value and pros, There are no right and wrong decisions it’s all about knowing what to choose and what not to, so the worksheet will help you to make an objective and an informed decision

Instructions on how to use the PROS & CONS Worksheet

Use the worksheet below whenever you have to make a decision.

You can download this worksheet here.

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On this page we provide you with a PROS & CONS Worksheet which hopefully helped you in weighing down pros and cons before taking a decision.

If you have any questions or comments please let us know.


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Amanda Knowles

Amanda Knowled is an Applied Psychologist, with a deep interest in psychopathology and neuropsychology and how psychology impacts and permeates every aspect of our environment. She has worked in Clinical settings (as Special Ed. Counselor, CBT Therapist) and has contributed at local Universities as a Faculty member from time to time. She has a graduate degree in English Literature and feels very connected to how literature and psychology interact. She feels accountable and passionate about making a "QUALITY" contribution to the overall global reform and well-being. She actively seeks out opportunities where she can spread awareness and make a positive difference across the globe for the welfare of our global society.