Posted by **Mike** on Tuesday, October 20, 2009 at 11:47pm.

All flies are winged creatures.

All butterflies are winged creatures

Therefore, all butterflies are flies

I believe this is an invalid syllogism, not 100% sure. Can you explain why it would be valid or invalid please

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