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101 terms
LSAT: Logical Games
[ A _ B ] ... A in inspected __?__ B
[ A _ B ] ... B is inspected __?__ A
[ A _ _ _ B ] ... There are exactly th…
D is inspected exactly two days before…
before / ahead of
after / behind
between / separated by
[ D _ E ]
[ A _ B ] ... A in inspected __?__ B
before / ahead of
[ A _ B ] ... B is inspected __?__ A
after / behind
16 terms
LSAT Logic Games Terms
Which game? Consequently
Which game? Sequentially
Which game? Successively
Which game? Ranking / Ordering
Pure Sequencing, Basic Linear, Advanced Linear
Pure Sequencing, Basic Linear, Advanced Linear
Pure Sequencing, Basic Linear, Advanced Linear
Pure Sequencing, Basic Linear, Advanced Linear
Which game? Consequently
Pure Sequencing, Basic Linear, Advanced Linear
Which game? Sequentially
Pure Sequencing, Basic Linear, Advanced Linear
12 terms
LSAT Logic Games Questions
The earliest/latest x can happen...
Which of the following is a complete l…
How many different elements could go...?
Which of the following determine the o…
Tell Me One Thing (Options)
Consider All the Possibilities (Options)
Consider All the Possibilities (Options)
Complete the Puzzle (Options)
The earliest/latest x can happen...
Tell Me One Thing (Options)
Which of the following is a complete l…
Consider All the Possibilities (Options)
6 terms
LSAT - logic games
4 logic games
Logic games method
deductions (5 types) - checklist
sequencing
8.5 mins each... 22-24 questions... applications of the limits, rul…
overview/sketch... rules... deduct
Block of entities: 2 or more always together... Linited options:…
figure out the order
4 logic games
8.5 mins each... 22-24 questions... applications of the limits, rul…
Logic games method
overview/sketch... rules... deduct
52 terms
LSAT Logic Games
above
immediately
one at a time and in order
in order
ordering terms... in a higher level
ordering terms... without any intervening time or space
ordering terms... one by one: in single file
ordering terms... in sequential order
above
ordering terms... in a higher level
immediately
ordering terms... without any intervening time or space
134 terms
LSAT Flashcards - Logic Games
What is the "true equivalent" to "Must…
What is the "true equivalent" to "Not…
What is the "true equivalent" to "Coul…
What is the "true equivalent" to "Cann…
Cannot be True
Could be True
Not Necessarily True
Must be False
What is the "true equivalent" to "Must…
Cannot be True
What is the "true equivalent" to "Not…
Could be True
29 terms
LSAT: Logic Games: Kaplan
Consecutive Rule
Space of Separation
Lowest
Either... OR
Diagram: "3 just before 4:... [3 4]"
Diagram: "there must be at least 1 space between 3 and 4: ... 3…
...
Split into two possible sets... NO MORE than 2
Consecutive Rule
Diagram: "3 just before 4:... [3 4]"
Space of Separation
Diagram: "there must be at least 1 space between 3 and 4: ... 3…
17 terms
LSAT Logic Games
How to approach Logic Games.
Your initial setup of the game should…
What is a random?
What are inferences?
1. Read through and fix the rules in your mind.... 2. Diagram th…
1. A list of the variables and their number.... 2. An identifica…
Variables that do not appear in any rules.
Deductions of hidden rules or facts from the given relationsh…
How to approach Logic Games.
1. Read through and fix the rules in your mind.... 2. Diagram th…
Your initial setup of the game should…
1. A list of the variables and their number.... 2. An identifica…
13 terms
LSAT Logic Games
Sequencing games
Sequencing Standard
Sequencing Same Place
Sequencing Within Groups
Sequencing games brake down into 7 over-lapping subtypes... Sta…
Restricts the game to just one entity per place in the sequence
Allows more than one entity per place in the sequence. Ties c…
Forces you to separate the entities into groups and then crea…
Sequencing games
Sequencing games brake down into 7 over-lapping subtypes... Sta…
Sequencing Standard
Restricts the game to just one entity per place in the sequence
15 terms
LSAT Logic Games - Powerscore
"5 if" Question
Advanced Linear
Balanced
Basic Linear
p. 138 ... In these questions, each of the five answer choices b…
p. 199 ... Linear games that feature three or more variable sets…
p. 88, 263... In a Defined game, when the number of variables to…
p. 27... Linear games that feature 2 variable sets. One of the v…
"5 if" Question
p. 138 ... In these questions, each of the five answer choices b…
Advanced Linear
p. 199 ... Linear games that feature three or more variable sets…
73 terms
LSAT prep: Logic Games
What are the four steps when approachi…
What two things should NEVER be used o…
What are the three basic actions of lo…
If it is a simple in or out game, then…
(1) Identify the action and diagram the game... (2) Understand a…
Pre-group titles or indicators
(1) Selection... (2) Sequencing... (3) Association
Simple selection game SL
What are the four steps when approachi…
(1) Identify the action and diagram the game... (2) Understand a…
What two things should NEVER be used o…
Pre-group titles or indicators
14 terms
LSAT Logic Games - Association
Step 1: How many sets of entities?
2 Sets of Entities
3 Sets of Entities
Step 2: Repeating Entities?
Association games will always have two or three sets of entit…
If you have just two sets of entities, then you have more wor…
3-Way Association
Take a look at the restriction of the entities to find restri…
Step 1: How many sets of entities?
Association games will always have two or three sets of entit…
2 Sets of Entities
If you have just two sets of entities, then you have more wor…
22 terms
LSAT Logic Games
Step 1 to LG
Step 2 to LG
Step 3 to LG
Step 4 to LG
Overview
Sketch
Rules
Deductions
Step 1 to LG
Overview
Step 2 to LG
Sketch
101 terms
LSAT: Logical Games
[ A _ B ] ... A in inspected __?__ B
[ A _ B ] ... B is inspected __?__ A
[ A _ _ _ B ] ... There are exactly th…
D is inspected exactly two days before…
before / ahead of
after / behind
between / separated by
[ D _ E ]
[ A _ B ] ... A in inspected __?__ B
before / ahead of
[ A _ B ] ... B is inspected __?__ A
after / behind
18 terms
LSAT Logic Games Part 2
Which game? "could be the composition"
Which game? "Could be a complete and a…
Which game? "Could be accurate matching"
Which game? "Could be an acceptable se…
recognizing list/acceptability
recognizing list/acceptability
recognizing list/acceptability
recognizing list/acceptability
Which game? "could be the composition"
recognizing list/acceptability
Which game? "Could be a complete and a…
recognizing list/acceptability
14 terms
LSAT logic games
sufficient terms
necessary terms
sufficient necessary set up
diagramming "unless"
if... when ... whenever... every... all ... any ... people who... in order to
then... only... only if... must... required... unless... except... until ... without
s --> n
other term negated --> condition modified by unless
sufficient terms
if... when ... whenever... every... all ... any ... people who... in order to
necessary terms
then... only... only if... must... required... unless... except... until ... without
36 terms
LSAT Logic Games
The Process
6 Big Concepts in SL Games
4 That Need to Be Branched
4 That Cannot Be Branched
1. Identify the Action and Diagram the Game... 2. Understand and…
1. Chaining and Branching... 2. Scenarios (Two Strong Triggers)…
Both is in the result... Not both is in the trigger... Neither is i…
Not both is in the result... Both is in the trigger... Either is in…
The Process
1. Identify the Action and Diagram the Game... 2. Understand and…
6 Big Concepts in SL Games
1. Chaining and Branching... 2. Scenarios (Two Strong Triggers)…
13 terms
LSAT LOGIC GAMES METHOD
Sequencing Methods... (Types of Deductions)
In sequencing games, deductions are li…
In Sequencing games deductions may inv…
Blocks of entities
Blocks of Entities ... Duplications... Established Entities
blocks of entities ... duplications ... established entities
limited options ... number restrictions
two or more entities that are linked together when one is pla…
Sequencing Methods... (Types of Deductions)
Blocks of Entities ... Duplications... Established Entities
In sequencing games, deductions are li…
blocks of entities ... duplications ... established entities
16 terms
LSAT Logic Games
3 basic elements
Basic Initial diagramming setup
Linearity
4 main types of linear rules
Scenario, Rules, Questions
1. list of variables by initial (and number) ... 2. ID of random…
Involves fixed positioning and ordering of variables
1. variable placement rules 2. fixed position rules 3. sequen…
3 basic elements
Scenario, Rules, Questions
Basic Initial diagramming setup
1. list of variables by initial (and number) ... 2. ID of random…
14 terms
LSAT - Logic Games
Logic Games Method
Step 1: Overview
Step 2: Sketch
Step 3: Rules
1. Overview... 2. Sketch... 3. Rules... 4. Deductions... 5. Questions
Identify type of game and note any restrictions present in th…
Use information from Overview to draw a quick diagram appropr…
Make note of all rules next to the Sketch. Incorporate rules…
Logic Games Method
1. Overview... 2. Sketch... 3. Rules... 4. Deductions... 5. Questions
Step 1: Overview
Identify type of game and note any restrictions present in th…
35 terms
LSAT (Logic Games)
Ordering games
Grouping games
Combo games
1:1 ordering games
"Could rank contestants in an order" ... "Track spatial relation…
"Which participants actually participate in the race"... "Player…
"Perform ordering and grouping" ... "Determine members and order"
"Find variable set with inherent order (time/finish/rank)" ... "…
Ordering games
"Could rank contestants in an order" ... "Track spatial relation…
Grouping games
"Which participants actually participate in the race"... "Player…
103 terms
LSAT-Logic Games
How many minutes do you have for each…
What does the Scenario do?
nature of exercise, number and type of…
What do the Rules do?
8:45
sets the stage
scenario
describe and control relationships between variables
How many minutes do you have for each…
8:45
What does the Scenario do?
sets the stage
9 terms
LSAT logic games
"must be false" true equivalent
"not necessarily false" true equivalent
"could be false" true equivalent
"cannot be false" true equivalent
"cannot be true"
"could be true"
"not necessarily true"
"must be true"
"must be false" true equivalent
"cannot be true"
"not necessarily false" true equivalent
"could be true"
11 terms
LSAT Logic Games
Kaplan Logic Games Method
OVERVIEW: The SEAL Questions
SKETCH - The SEAL Questions
RULES - The SEAL Questions
Overview... Sketch... Rules... Deductions... Questions
Situation: What is happening... Entities: What are the moving pa…
Create sketch that depicts the game's actions and limitations…
When possible, write rules directly into the sketch.... Transla…
Kaplan Logic Games Method
Overview... Sketch... Rules... Deductions... Questions
OVERVIEW: The SEAL Questions
Situation: What is happening... Entities: What are the moving pa…
29 terms
LSAT LOGIC GAMES
D is inspected two days before E is jn…
S and T are displayed on consecutive d…
There are two days before the day Q is…
D is not inspected exactly two days be…
D_ E
TS... ST
Q _ _ R... R _ _ Q
D / E there is a space between
D is inspected two days before E is jn…
D_ E
S and T are displayed on consecutive d…
TS... ST
Logic Games de la LSAT
Sequencing games
Sequencing Standard
Sequencing Same Place
Sequencing Within Groups
SQ... These games break down into 7 over-lapping subtypes... Stand…
SQ-ST... Restricts the game to just one entity per place in the…
SQ-SP... Allows more than one entity per place in the sequence.…
SQ-WG... Forces you to separate the entities into groups and th…
Sequencing games
SQ... These games break down into 7 over-lapping subtypes... Stand…
Sequencing Standard
SQ-ST... Restricts the game to just one entity per place in the…
29 terms
LSAT-Logical Games
Logical Games Method
What do you need to do before you answ…
Overview
S.E.A.L.
Overview, Sketch, Rules, Deductions, and Questions
Complete all of the previous steps of the Logic Games Method
Complete SEAL
Situation, Entities, Actions, Limitations
Logical Games Method
Overview, Sketch, Rules, Deductions, and Questions
What do you need to do before you answ…
Complete all of the previous steps of the Logic Games Method
25 terms
LSAT - Conditional Rules in Logic Games
Event or circumstance whose occurrence…
Event or circumstance whose occurrence…
If a person gets an A+ on a test, th…
If a person gets an A+ on a test, then…
Sufficient Condition
Necessary Condition
Sufficient Condition
Necessary Condition
Event or circumstance whose occurrence…
Sufficient Condition
Event or circumstance whose occurrence…
Necessary Condition
24 terms
LSAT - Logic Games Bible Terms
Logical Opposite
Polar Opposite
Must Be True (100)
Cannot Be True (0)
Any statement that contradicts the statement in the question.…
A statement that contradicts the statement in the question as…
Not Necessarily True (0 - 99)
Could Be True (1 - 100)
Logical Opposite
Any statement that contradicts the statement in the question.…
Polar Opposite
A statement that contradicts the statement in the question as…
9 terms
LSAT Logic Games - Diagramming Guidelines
S - P - T
M = J
N - M = J
- V... T... - W
- simply indicates positioning... - does not indicate exact dist…
- can be equal... - J IS NOT SLOWER than M
- variable chain sequence
- multi-branching... - represent uncertain relationships
S - P - T
- simply indicates positioning... - does not indicate exact dist…
M = J
- can be equal... - J IS NOT SLOWER than M
112 terms
PowerScore LSAT Logic Games Bible
The 3 Parts of a Logic Game
Scenario
What are the following elements that y…
Rules
1. The Scenario... 2. The Rules... 3. The Questions
introduces a set of variables, which are involved in an easy…
1. The nature of the exercise ... 2. The number and type of vari…
the second part that is a set of indented statements that des…
The 3 Parts of a Logic Game
1. The Scenario... 2. The Rules... 3. The Questions
Scenario
introduces a set of variables, which are involved in an easy…
8 terms
LSAT Logic Games Question Types
Not necessarily true
Must be true
Cannot be true
Could be true
What is the logical opposite of must be true?
What is the logical opposite of not necessarily true?
What is the logical opposite of could be true?
What is the logical opposite of cannot be true?
Not necessarily true
What is the logical opposite of must be true?
Must be true
What is the logical opposite of not necessarily true?
13 terms
LSAT Logic Games Week 2
Split Blocks
Rotating Blocks
Rotating Split Block
Not-Blocks
indicates that variables are separated by a fixed number of s…
Represent with a circle or with two blocks above and below ea…
you can represent with the / indicator
remember to put a slash through the block
Split Blocks
indicates that variables are separated by a fixed number of s…
Rotating Blocks
Represent with a circle or with two blocks above and below ea…
5 terms
LSAT - Advanced Linear Games (Logic Games Bible)
Multiple Stacks
Repeated Variable Sets
Linked Variable Set Rules
The Separation Principle
Linear games that include 3 or more variable sets, as opposed…
Games that use variable sets multiple times.... - Be sure to tra…
Rules that interrelate variable sets.... - Can be done via Block…
If two variables cannot be next to one another, there must be…
Multiple Stacks
Linear games that include 3 or more variable sets, as opposed…
Repeated Variable Sets
Games that use variable sets multiple times.... - Be sure to tra…
112 terms
PowerScore LSAT Logic Games Bible
The 3 Parts of a Logic Game
Scenario
What are the following elements that y…
Rules
1. The Scenario... 2. The Rules... 3. The Questions
introduces a set of variables, which are involved in an easy…
1. The nature of the exercise ... 2. The number and type of vari…
the second part that is a set of indented statements that des…
The 3 Parts of a Logic Game
1. The Scenario... 2. The Rules... 3. The Questions
Scenario
introduces a set of variables, which are involved in an easy…
17 terms
LSAT: Logic Games Convert False to True (Logical Opposite)
Must be false
Cannot be false
Could be false
Not Necessarily False
Cannot be true
Must be true
Not necessarily true
Could be true
Must be false
Cannot be true
Cannot be false
Must be true
19 terms
LSAT Logic Games Question Types pg:259-353 (KAPLAN)
LSAT STRATEGY, Logic games question ty…
Acceptability Question example (pg:261)
Complete And Accurate List questions (…
Completely Determine Questions (pg:272)
-Acceptability Questions... -Must be/could be questions... -New- "I…
Which one of the following lists an acceptable assignment of…
the testmaker will, occasionally, use the phrase "complete an…
From time to time, the LSAT will pose a question asking you f…
LSAT STRATEGY, Logic games question ty…
-Acceptability Questions... -Must be/could be questions... -New- "I…
Acceptability Question example (pg:261)
Which one of the following lists an acceptable assignment of…
53 terms
LSAT; Games
Steps to games:
Four types of games/ Four questions
X/Y
X and Y
1. ID Game... 2. symbolize the rules... 3. what drives the game?... 4.…
1. In or out?... 2. Order matter?... 3. Association? Exactly one... 4.…
X or Y
X & Y
Steps to games:
1. ID Game... 2. symbolize the rules... 3. what drives the game?... 4.…
Four types of games/ Four questions
1. In or out?... 2. Order matter?... 3. Association? Exactly one... 4.…
18 terms
LSAT Logic Game Types pg:124-201(KAPLAN)
Sequencing Games
Loose Sequencing Games
Selection Games
Matching Games (pg:135)
Sequencing games will ask you to put things in order chronolo…
Sequencing, but lacks affirmative rules that relate the entit…
a key hallmark is that some entities are in and some are out.…
Matching Games will present you with two or more entities and…
Sequencing Games
Sequencing games will ask you to put things in order chronolo…
Loose Sequencing Games
Sequencing, but lacks affirmative rules that relate the entit…
8 terms
LSAT Logic Game intro pg:101-123 (KAPLAN)
5 step Kaplan method for logic games (…
5 kinds of deductions (B.L.E.N.D) (pg:…
Blocks of Entities
Limited Options
1. Overview... 2. Sketch... 3. Rules... 4. Deductions... 5. Questions
1. Blocks of Entities... 2. Limited Options... 3. Established Entit…
two or more players who are always grouped together
rules or restrictions that limit the overall setup to one of…
5 step Kaplan method for logic games (…
1. Overview... 2. Sketch... 3. Rules... 4. Deductions... 5. Questions
5 kinds of deductions (B.L.E.N.D) (pg:…
1. Blocks of Entities... 2. Limited Options... 3. Established Entit…
12 terms
LSAT Logic Game Deductions pg:201- 257 (KAPLAN)
LSAT STRATEGY, making logic games dedu…
Deductions in Sequencing Games (pg:204)
LSAT STRATEGY, In Sequencing games, de…
Deductions in Selection Games (pg:217)
Blocks of Entities - two or more players who are always group…
Sequencing games involve putting entities in order. It stands…
-Blocks of Entities... -Duplications... -Established Entities... .Ded…
In Selection games, your task is to choose a small number of…
LSAT STRATEGY, making logic games dedu…
Blocks of Entities - two or more players who are always group…
Deductions in Sequencing Games (pg:204)
Sequencing games involve putting entities in order. It stands…
18 terms
LSAT Logic Game Types pg:124-201(KAPLAN)
Sequencing Games
Loose Sequencing Games
Selection Games
Matching Games (pg:135)
Sequencing games will ask you to put things in order chronolo…
Sequencing, but lacks affirmative rules that relate the entit…
a key hallmark is that some entities are in and some are out.…
Matching Games will present you with two or more entities and…
Sequencing Games
Sequencing games will ask you to put things in order chronolo…
Loose Sequencing Games
Sequencing, but lacks affirmative rules that relate the entit…
31 terms
LSAT logic
Because
Since
For
For example
Premise
Premise
Premise
Premise
Because
Premise
Since
Premise
17 terms
LSAT logic
If A, then B
All C are D
Every E is F
If G, then not H
If A -> B
If C -> D
If E -> F
If G -> ~H
If A, then B
If A -> B
All C are D
If C -> D
73 terms
LSAT; Games
X/Y
X and Y
Not X
X comes immediately before Y
X or Y
X & Y
~X
IN Sequencing Games... XY (underline)
X/Y
X or Y
X and Y
X & Y
9 terms
LSAT Logic
What is the logical opposite of 'canno…
What is the logical opposite of 'could…
What is the logical opposite of 'not n…
What is the logical opposite of 'must…
Could be true
Cannot be true
Must be true
Not necessarily true
What is the logical opposite of 'canno…
Could be true
What is the logical opposite of 'could…
Cannot be true
16 terms
Lsat logic
Which one of the following is an assum…
The principle that underlies the argum…
Which one of the following, if true, m…
Which one of the following, if true, m…
Assumption
Parallel reasoning
Strenthen
Weaken
Which one of the following is an assum…
Assumption
The principle that underlies the argum…
Parallel reasoning
53 terms
LSAT; Games
Steps to games:
Four types of games/ Four questions
X/Y
X and Y
1. ID Game... 2. symbolize the rules... 3. what drives the game?... 4.…
1. In or out?... 2. Order matter?... 3. Association? Exactly one... 4.…
X or Y
X & Y
Steps to games:
1. ID Game... 2. symbolize the rules... 3. what drives the game?... 4.…
Four types of games/ Four questions
1. In or out?... 2. Order matter?... 3. Association? Exactly one... 4.…
20 terms
LSAT Games
A-St
A-2
A-Sl
A-Gr
Association Standard. Goves you 3-5 groups.
Association 2 group. Gives you just 2 groups.
Association Selection. Allows at least one entity to remain u…
Association-Standard Grid. Allows entities to be placed in mo…
A-St
Association Standard. Goves you 3-5 groups.
A-2
Association 2 group. Gives you just 2 groups.
75 terms
LSAT (Logical reasoning/Logic)
Implication family
Characterization family
Operation family
Premises
"Must be true" ... "Is most strongly supported" ... "Must be false"…
"Main point"... "Method of argumentation" ... "Flaw" ... "Role of a pa…
"Strengthen" ... "Weaken" ... "Prove Explain"... Answers are taken as…
FACTS that SUPPORT the conclusion
Implication family
"Must be true" ... "Is most strongly supported" ... "Must be false"…
Characterization family
"Main point"... "Method of argumentation" ... "Flaw" ... "Role of a pa…
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