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LSAT
Premise indicators
Conclusion indicators
Additional premise indicator
Counter-premise indicators`
Because... Since... For... For example... For the reason that... In that... Giv…
Thus... Therefore... Hence... Consequently... As a result... So... Accordingly…
Furthermore... Moreover... Besides... In addition... What's more... After all
But... Yet... However... On the other hand... Admittedly... In contrast... Alth…
Premise indicators
Because... Since... For... For example... For the reason that... In that... Giv…
Conclusion indicators
Thus... Therefore... Hence... Consequently... As a result... So... Accordingly…
LSAT
No valid conclusion
A some C
A some C
Not C some Not A
A➡️B ... B most C
B➡️C... B some A
Not C ➡️ Not B... A some B
Not B ➡️ Not C... A ➡️B
No valid conclusion
A➡️B ... B most C
A some C
B➡️C... B some A
LSAT
"Tends" means...
"Inferred" means...
WEAKEN questions: Focus on what?
WEAKEN synonyms
Most
Must be True
The Conclusion
Attack... Undermine... Refute... Argue against... Call into question... Cast…
"Tends" means...
Most
"Inferred" means...
Must be True
44 terms
LSAT
What is a superlative?
What type of language is ... "Leads To"
what type of language is ... "only"?
What type of language is... "worst"?
It is a comparison to all other options
lead too= casaulity
100% ... If then
superlative
What is a superlative?
It is a comparison to all other options
What type of language is ... "Leads To"
lead too= casaulity
13 terms
LSAT
Logic Games
Strict Sequencing
Loose Sequencing
Selection
1.Overview... (Situation, Entities, Action, Limitations)... 2.Sket…
Ordering entities with respect to defined positions
Ordering entities with respect to each other
Choosing a small group out of a larger group
Logic Games
1.Overview... (Situation, Entities, Action, Limitations)... 2.Sket…
Strict Sequencing
Ordering entities with respect to defined positions
22 terms
LSAT
If (when, where) Formula
Only If (only when, only where) Formula
The only
The All (each, every) Formula
The part of the statement that is introduced by if constitute…
The part of the statement that is introduced by only if const…
introduced the necessary
The part of the statement that is introduced by all constitut…
If (when, where) Formula
The part of the statement that is introduced by if constitute…
Only If (only when, only where) Formula
The part of the statement that is introduced by only if const…
LSAT Vocabulary
indigenous
subjective
paradox
anomalous
native, originating in a place
relating to the mind as the subject of experience
seeming contradiction or an actual contradiction
irregular, unusual
indigenous
native, originating in a place
subjective
relating to the mind as the subject of experience
Lsats
A -> B, ... A ... ____________ ... B
A -> B -> C... ____________ ... A -> C
A -> B ... B/ ... ____________ ... A/
A some B, Negate
Valid
Valid
Valid
A -> /B, ... B -> /A
A -> B, ... A ... ____________ ... B
Valid
A -> B -> C... ____________ ... A -> C
Valid
LSAT
Logic Games - overview (opening paragr…
Logic Games - rules in sequencing games
Logic Games -selection rules tell one…
Logic Games - distribution rules tell…
Situation - what is the real word scenario being described? w…
rules tell you one or more of the following things... 1) the ord…
1) at least one of two entities must be rejected... 2) at least…
1)entities that must or cannot be assigned to the same groups…
Logic Games - overview (opening paragr…
Situation - what is the real word scenario being described? w…
Logic Games - rules in sequencing games
rules tell you one or more of the following things... 1) the ord…
LSAT
Conclusion Questions
Resolve Questions
Strengthen Questions
Weaken Questions
Steps to solve:... 1. Determine whether the question is asking y…
Steps to solve:... 1. Identify the 2 conflicting pieces of infor…
Steps to solve:... 1. Identify the main conclusion of the squib.…
Steps to solve:... 1. Identify the main conclusion of the squib.…
Conclusion Questions
Steps to solve:... 1. Determine whether the question is asking y…
Resolve Questions
Steps to solve:... 1. Identify the 2 conflicting pieces of infor…
98 terms
lsat
premise
conclusion
premise indicators
additional premise indicators
a fact proposition or statement from which a conclusion can b…
a statement or judgement that follows from one or more reasons
because* ... since*... for ... for example... for the reason that... this c…
furthermore... moreover... besides... in addition... what's more... after al…
premise
a fact proposition or statement from which a conclusion can b…
conclusion
a statement or judgement that follows from one or more reasons
119 terms
LSAT
A collecting basin
A criminal offense
A deciduous teeth
A maintenance allowance
저수지
형사(민사)범
젓니, 배냇니
생활 보조비
A collecting basin
저수지
A criminal offense
형사(민사)범
125 terms
LSAT
Antecedent
Assertion
Assumption
Claim
A preceding event, condition, or cause.... Example: If A(definit…
To declare positively
To take for granted that something is true
To assert
Antecedent
A preceding event, condition, or cause.... Example: If A(definit…
Assertion
To declare positively
LSAT!!!!!
notwithstanding
conclusion
premise
premise indicators
nevertheless; in spite of
statement or judgement that follows from one or more reasons
a fact, proposition or statement from which a conclusion is m…
because... since ... for... for example... for the reason that... in that... gi…
notwithstanding
nevertheless; in spite of
conclusion
statement or judgement that follows from one or more reasons
LSAT
some
most
the most
Negation
at least one
more than 50%, more than half
the single largest share. (the most of 12)
Negate only the necessary condition, leave sufficient
some
at least one
most
more than 50%, more than half
LSAT
Assumption
How to find assumption
Pro-form
Arguments
• Unstated evidence needed for the conclusion to hold... • Abstr…
1. ID the conclusion... 2. ID the evidence... 3. Circle mismatched…
Anything that refers to something else (try to trick me by us…
Argument = evidence + assumption => yields conclusion... 2 comp…
Assumption
• Unstated evidence needed for the conclusion to hold... • Abstr…
How to find assumption
1. ID the conclusion... 2. ID the evidence... 3. Circle mismatched…
18 terms
LSAT
soft must be true questions
P premise... P premise... (assumption)... ____…
premises
Conclusions
The statements above, if true, provide the most support for w…
...
Since ... Because... for ... as... After all... Moreover... In addition... Given t…
Therefore... Thus... Hence... So... As a result... Consequently... it follows t…
soft must be true questions
The statements above, if true, provide the most support for w…
P premise... P premise... (assumption)... ____…
...
LSAT
9 terms that introduce a sufficient co…
9 terms that introduce a necessary con…
with what terms do we use the unless e…
unless equation
If, when, whenever, every, all, any, each, in order to, peopl…
Then, only, only if, must, required, unless, except, until, w…
unless, except, until, and without
1. whatever term is modified by unless, except, until, or wit…
9 terms that introduce a sufficient co…
If, when, whenever, every, all, any, each, in order to, peopl…
9 terms that introduce a necessary con…
Then, only, only if, must, required, unless, except, until, w…
LSAT
Which of the following must be true
Each of the following just be false ex…
Premises- every person in this room is…
If A, then B
Right answers must be true ... Wrong answers could be false or m…
Right answers could be true or must be true ... Wrong answers mu…
Analysis- if a person is in the room, then he or she is a doc…
If A > B
Which of the following must be true
Right answers must be true ... Wrong answers could be false or m…
Each of the following just be false ex…
Right answers could be true or must be true ... Wrong answers mu…
11 terms
LSAT
The If Formula
The Only If Formula
What else does the If Formula apply to?
What else does the Only If Formula app…
The part of the statement that is introduced by if constitute…
The part of the statement that is introduced by only if const…
The If Formula also applies to statements containing when (te…
Only when (temporal version of only if) and only where (spaci…
The If Formula
The part of the statement that is introduced by if constitute…
The Only If Formula
The part of the statement that is introduced by only if const…
10 terms
LSAT prep
Logical reasoning
Logic games
Types of logical reasoning questions
Inference questions
Assumption family questions, assumption, flaw, principle.
Loose sequencing, matching/distribution, hybrid, selection.
Inference, principle, paradox.
Which one of the following must be true? Which can be inferre…
Logical reasoning
Assumption family questions, assumption, flaw, principle.
Logic games
Loose sequencing, matching/distribution, hybrid, selection.
174 terms
LSAT Terms
Antecedent
Assertion
Assumption
Claim
A preceding event, condition, or cause.... Ex: If A, then B.
To declare positively.
To take for granted that something is true.
To assert.
Antecedent
A preceding event, condition, or cause.... Ex: If A, then B.
Assertion
To declare positively.
LSATs
Premise Indicators
Conclusion Indicators
Sufficient Condition Indicators
Necessary Condition Indicators
because... since... for... for the reason that... in that ... given that... as…
thus... therefore... hence... consequently... as a result... so... accordingly…
if... when... whenever... every... all... any... people who... in order to
then... only... only if... must... required
Premise Indicators
because... since... for... for the reason that... in that ... given that... as…
Conclusion Indicators
thus... therefore... hence... consequently... as a result... so... accordingly…
LSAT Prep
In logical reasoning questions, what i…
In logical reasoning questions, what i…
In logical reasoning questions, what i…
In logical reasoning questions, what d…
A conclusion is the main point the author is making. A conclu…
Evidence is the information offered by an author to support t…
An assumption is an unstated piece of evidence that is requir…
Weaken questions ask for info that can be added to the argume…
In logical reasoning questions, what i…
A conclusion is the main point the author is making. A conclu…
In logical reasoning questions, what i…
Evidence is the information offered by an author to support t…
LSAT
vagrant
disparate
raze (to the ground)
bog down
włóczęga
niewspółmierny, nieporównywalny
burzyć
grzęznąć, hamować
vagrant
włóczęga
disparate
niewspółmierny, nieporównywalny
9 terms
lsat
bacilli
backlash
backroom
backstroke
pl.细菌,杆菌
反斜线,后座,后冲... n. 反冲;强烈抵制
n. 密室;后房... adj. 暗中的,私下的;在密室中的
反手拍球,仰泳;用手反击
bacilli
pl.细菌,杆菌
backlash
反斜线,后座,后冲... n. 反冲;强烈抵制
10 terms
lsat
ultimately
decipher
perception
malpractice
最后 根本上
密电译文;解释 解码
认知,观念
玩忽职守 n.
ultimately
最后 根本上
decipher
密电译文;解释 解码
1,515 terms
LSAT
Abrupt
Afresh
Agonize
Align
突然唐突
重新,再度
挣扎,急虑,苦斗
排成一线,使结盟
Abrupt
突然唐突
Afresh
重新,再度
114 terms
lsat words
ambiguous
analogy
appeal to
confuse...with...
having more than one possible meaning
a comparison between two different things that are similar in…
to offer something as proof
to fail to distinguish between ...and ...
ambiguous
having more than one possible meaning
analogy
a comparison between two different things that are similar in…
409 terms
LSAT Vocab
indigenous
subjective
paradox
anomalous
native, originating in a place
relating to the mind as the subject of experience
seeming contradiction or an actual contradiction
irregular, unusual
indigenous
native, originating in a place
subjective
relating to the mind as the subject of experience
90 terms
LSAT Prep
What are the types of Qs on the LSAT?
State the purpose of the Reading Compr…
State the purpose of Analytical Reason…
State the purpose of the Logical Reaso…
Logical Reasoning... Reading Comprehension... Analytical Reasoning
Ability to insight-fully read and understand lengthy and comp…
Ability to understand a structure of relationships, ultimatel…
Ability to analyze, critically evaluate, and complete argumen…
What are the types of Qs on the LSAT?
Logical Reasoning... Reading Comprehension... Analytical Reasoning
State the purpose of the Reading Compr…
Ability to insight-fully read and understand lengthy and comp…
21 terms
LSAT Terminology
Comparative words
Precise words
Comparison
Superlative
Any word that states or implies a comparison
All, none, most, not most, some, not all
More, less, better, taller, worse, etc...SEMI-STRONG bc of de…
Least, best, tallest, worst, etc...MUCH STRONGER than compari…
Comparative words
Any word that states or implies a comparison
Precise words
All, none, most, not most, some, not all
76 terms
LSAT Prep
Given that
Seeing that
For the reason that
Inasmuch
Premise
Premise
Premise
Premise
Given that
Premise
Seeing that
Premise
LSAT STUDY
Comparative Words (Semi-Strong/Unless…
Superlative Words (Strong/Unless quali…
Equal (Very Strong)
99% Words (Very Strong)
More, Less, Stronger, Faster, Taller, Worse
Least, Strongest, Fastest, Tallest, Worst, Primary
Equal, Same, Proportional, Identical, As much as,
All, Always, Will, None, Never
Comparative Words (Semi-Strong/Unless…
More, Less, Stronger, Faster, Taller, Worse
Superlative Words (Strong/Unless quali…
Least, Strongest, Fastest, Tallest, Worst, Primary
23 terms
LSAT Quantifiers
Some
some but not all
Only Some
Most
Definition: at least one up to and including All
includes the possibility of none up to everything shy of all…
Excludes none and all. So at least one up to just shy of all.
more than half (greater than 50%) ... synonyms: a majority, a p…
Some
Definition: at least one up to and including All
some but not all
includes the possibility of none up to everything shy of all…
19 terms
LSAT Flaws
This occurs when the author uses a ter…
When a persons character, and not the…
When the author assumes as true what i…
The flaw would either be a Mistaken Re…
Uncertian Use of a Term or Concept
Ad Hominem
Circular Reasoning
Errors of Conditional Reasoning
This occurs when the author uses a ter…
Uncertian Use of a Term or Concept
When a persons character, and not the…
Ad Hominem
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.…
67 terms
LSAT Keywords
Hence
Therefore
So
Accordingly
Conclusion
Conclusion
Conclusion
Conclusion
Hence
Conclusion
Therefore
Conclusion
LSAT Quantifiers
Some
Some
Some
Some
Many
Much
At Least One
Sometimes
Some
Many
Some
Much
409 terms
LSAT Vocab
indigenous
subjective
paradox
anomalous
native, originating in a place
relating to the mind as the subject of experience
seeming contradiction or an actual contradiction
irregular, unusual
indigenous
native, originating in a place
subjective
relating to the mind as the subject of experience
12 terms
Conditional Terms (LSAT)
Sufficient (X)
Sufficient (X)
Sufficient (X)
Sufficient (X)
Any
Each
Whenever
None
Sufficient (X)
Any
Sufficient (X)
Each
LSAT Vocab
because
since
for
for the reason that
Premise
premise
premise
premise
because
Premise
since
premise
15 terms
LSAT Prep
Question stem: Which of the following…
Question stem: Which of the following…
Question stem: Which of the following…
Question stem: Each of the following m…
The correct answer could be true. In this question a "must be…
The correct answer could be false. So a correct answer could…
The correct answer must be false. Wrong answer choices will a…
The correct answer must be true or possible. Wrong answer cho…
Question stem: Which of the following…
The correct answer could be true. In this question a "must be…
Question stem: Which of the following…
The correct answer could be false. So a correct answer could…
87 terms
LSAT Vocab
Narrative
Perniciousness
Precept
Paradigmatic
A story or account; a book or literary piece containing a story
Causing insidious harm or ruin; ruinous, harmful
A commandment or direction given as a rule of action or conduct
An archetype; a set of forms that contain a particular element
Narrative
A story or account; a book or literary piece containing a story
Perniciousness
Causing insidious harm or ruin; ruinous, harmful
19 terms
LSAT Flaws
This occurs when the author uses a ter…
When a persons character, and not the…
When the author assumes as true what i…
The flaw would either be a Mistaken Re…
Uncertian Use of a Term or Concept
Ad Hominem
Circular Reasoning
Errors of Conditional Reasoning
This occurs when the author uses a ter…
Uncertian Use of a Term or Concept
When a persons character, and not the…
Ad Hominem
117 terms
LSAT Definitions
appeal to
characteristic
considerable
counterexample
To offer something as evidence... to employ...as a premise
trait, attribute, a defining feature
non-negligible
something that is set forth to refute a general principle
appeal to
To offer something as evidence... to employ...as a premise
characteristic
trait, attribute, a defining feature
LSAT vocabulary
sovereignty
leery
irrevocable
append
supreme power or authority
cautious or wary due to realistic suspicions
not able to be changed, reversed, or recovered; final
add (something) as an attachment or supplement
sovereignty
supreme power or authority
leery
cautious or wary due to realistic suspicions
LSAT VOCABULARY
ameliorate
dichotomy
distinction
qualify
to make something better
a separation of contradictory things
difference
to limit in scope
ameliorate
to make something better
dichotomy
a separation of contradictory things
LSAT Vocab
Antecedent
Assertion
Assumption
Claim
A preceding event, condition, or cause.... Example: If A(definit…
To declare positively
To take for granted that something is true
To assert
Antecedent
A preceding event, condition, or cause.... Example: If A(definit…
Assertion
To declare positively
LSAT Review
Assumption
SIs that introduce conclusions (8)
SIs that introduce premises (4)
what should you look at when dealing w…
an unstated premise; something you can add as a premise (usua…
therefore, consequently, thus, hence, so, accordingly, it fol…
since, because, for, after all
REASONING! doesnt matter what order the premises and conclusi…
Assumption
an unstated premise; something you can add as a premise (usua…
SIs that introduce conclusions (8)
therefore, consequently, thus, hence, so, accordingly, it fol…
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