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3 Matching Questions

  1. Rules for Valid Syllogisms
  2. predicate term
  3. major term
  1. a in a categorical syllogism, the predicate term of the conclusion, which is also present in one of the premises
  2. b 5. A valid argument cannot have two universal premises when the conclusion is particular
  3. c in a standard form categorical claim, the second plural noun identifying a class, group, or set

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. a common type of categorical argument, containing two premises and a conclusion
  2. in a standard form categorical claim, the first plural noun identifying a class, group, or set
  3. a deductive categorical argument in which a premise or conclusion is unstated
  4. a diagram of overlapping circles used to represent the relationship between categorical claims
  5. Step 1: Basic Analysis
    Step 2: Argument » Fallacy
    Step 3: If argument does not commit a fallacy » Diagram + verify that the diagram is consistent
    Step 4: Kind of Argument
    (deductive » truth-functional/categorical)
    (inductive » analogical, causal, inductive generalization)
    Step 5: Evaluate
    (If categorical » state syllogism in standard form + demonstrate valid/invalid using
    1. Venn diagram or
    2. rules for valid syllogisms)

5 True/False Questions

  1. minor termin a categorical syllogism, the predicate term of the conclusion, which is also present in one of the premises

          

  2. middle termin a categorical syllogism, the term that occurs in both premises but is absent from the conclusion

          

  3. copulain a categorical claim, the verb linking the subject and predicate terms

          

  4. standard formin a categorical syllogism, the subject term of the conclusion, which is also present in one of the premises

          

  5. Rules for Valid Syllogisms3. If a premise is negative, the conclusion must be negative, and vice versa

          

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