#### Study sets matching "lsat"

#### Study sets matching "lsat"

Conditional Statements

Words that introduce a sufficient condi…

Words that introduce a necessary condit…

The "Unless Equation"

If a person gets an A on a test, then they must have studied…

If... When ... Whenever... Every ... All ... Any ... People Who ... In order to

Then ... Only ... Only if ... Must ... Required... Unless ... Except ... Until ... Wit…

Any term modified by unless, except, until, or without, become…

Conditional Statements

If a person gets an A on a test, then they must have studied…

Words that introduce a sufficient condi…

If... When ... Whenever... Every ... All ... Any ... People Who ... In order to

Translate "Don't get butter unless"

Translate "S unless T"

"A if and only if B"... Grace moves the s…

LR Flaw Common OP (common but not limit…

"If butter then -->"

"If ~S --> T

If A -->B; If B --> A... If H moves chair --> G moves Sofa... (cont…

Overlooked Possibilities... 1.Failure to consider... 2. causation... 3.…

Translate "Don't get butter unless"

"If butter then -->"

Translate "S unless T"

"If ~S --> T

Sufficient Condition

Necessary condition

Premise indicators

Conclusion indicators

If, when, whenever, every, all, any, each, in order to, people…

Then, only, only If,must ,required, unless, except, until, wit…

Because, since, for, for example, for the reason that, in that…

Thus, therefore, hence, consequently, as a result, so, accordi…

Sufficient Condition

If, when, whenever, every, all, any, each, in order to, people…

Necessary condition

Then, only, only If,must ,required, unless, except, until, wit…

"SPACES BEHIND/SPACES AFTER" indicates…

"SPACES BETWEEN/SPACES SEPARATED BY" in…

"SPACES/AHEAD/SPACES BEFORE" indicates…

IF introduces what condition?

To count the number of spaces from one variable to another

The exact number of spaces between two variables

To count the number of spaces from one variable to another

SUFFICIENT

"SPACES BEHIND/SPACES AFTER" indicates…

To count the number of spaces from one variable to another

"SPACES BETWEEN/SPACES SEPARATED BY" in…

The exact number of spaces between two variables

Kaplan: What is a sufficient term?

Kaplan: What is a necessary term?

Kaplan: words that denote that one thin…

Kaplan: Negative words that indicate a…

if statement... enough to require the other part... Don't need any a…

then statement... Required whenever the sufficient term is present

all... any... every... whenever... each

None... Never... Not... No one

Kaplan: What is a sufficient term?

if statement... enough to require the other part... Don't need any a…

Kaplan: What is a necessary term?

then statement... Required whenever the sufficient term is present

Sufficient Condition

Necessary Condition

If a necessary condition occurs, does i…

If a sufficient condition occur, does i…

A sufficient condition is an event or circumstance whose occur…

A necessary condition can is an event or circumstance whose oc…

No. sufficient condition does not necessarily have to happen

Yes. If sufficient condition occur you automatically know that…

Sufficient Condition

A sufficient condition is an event or circumstance whose occur…

Necessary Condition

A necessary condition can is an event or circumstance whose oc…

"SPACES BEHIND/SPACES AFTER" indicates…

"SPACES BETWEEN/SPACES SEPARATED BY" in…

"SPACES/AHEAD/SPACES BEFORE" indicates…

IF introduces what condition?

To count the number of spaces from one variable to another

The exact number of spaces between two variables

To count the number of spaces from one variable to another

SUFFICIENT

"SPACES BEHIND/SPACES AFTER" indicates…

To count the number of spaces from one variable to another

"SPACES BETWEEN/SPACES SEPARATED BY" in…

The exact number of spaces between two variables

Must be true- Avoid answers that are tr…

MBT "Accepting which of the following s…

X if and only if Y

Not all T's are V's diagrammed like..

miss the point of the author's argument

Find the answer that is proven by the info in the stimulus

x<->y

T some ~V (some T not V)

Must be true- Avoid answers that are tr…

miss the point of the author's argument

MBT "Accepting which of the following s…

Find the answer that is proven by the info in the stimulus

strengthen question

" which of the following is most strong…

flaw question

nesccesary assumption question

looking for weak language

looking for weak language

fallacies coming soon

look for the missing link and draw out with formal logic

strengthen question

looking for weak language

" which of the following is most strong…

looking for weak language

ad hominem

post hoc

contraceptive

affirming the conclusion fallacy

arguing against the person making the argument, not the argume…

y followed x therefore x caused y... example: ... Flu can cause leg…

if A than B can only imply if not B than not A

if A then B... B therefore A... example: If I am in Tampa than I am…

ad hominem

arguing against the person making the argument, not the argume…

post hoc

y followed x therefore x caused y... example: ... Flu can cause leg…

Define Premise

Define Conclusion

Premise

Conclusion

A fact or statement from which a conclusion is made

A statement or judgement that follows from one or more reasons

Because... Since... For... For example... For the reason that... In that ... Giv…

Thus ... Therefore... Hence... Consequently ... As a result... So... Accordingly…

Define Premise

A fact or statement from which a conclusion is made

Define Conclusion

A statement or judgement that follows from one or more reasons