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PHI103
To criticize a deductive argument logically, one might: hit the person making the argument. show one of the premises is false. show one of the premises is true. show the conclusion follows validly from the premises.
Sunday, December 22, 2013 at 10:39am by Ashley

English
1 what are the premises and conculsion. 2 State two arguments? 3 Do the premises, and conclusion support each other?
Saturday, October 3, 2009 at 1:01pm by Mary

CRT
Identify at least two arguments in the article. Outline the premises and conclusions of each argument you find. Then, answer the following questions for each argument, making sure to explain how you arrived at your answers. o Do the premises sufficiently support the ...
Thursday, October 29, 2009 at 11:25am by Gail

Critical Thinking
Please check the following argument and see if the premises and the conclusion are stated accurately Premises: With the numbers of juvenile crimes at historic highs Premises: It makes sense to house some juvenile criminals in adult facilities Conclusion: Concluding that adult ...
Monday, May 12, 2008 at 9:20am by Karen

CRT205
Please check to see if I have this correct. Premises: The desire to incarcerate juveniles with adults is based on public fear. Premises: The public fears that juvenile crime is increasing. Conclusion: However, crimes committed by youth are actually decreasing
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 at 10:11am by Karen

crt
Fill in the blanks where called for, and answer true or false where appropriate. 1. Valid arguments are said to be strong or weak. 2. Valid arguments are always good arguments. 3. Sound arguments are ________ arguments whose premises are all ________. 4. The premises of a ...
Sunday, March 15, 2009 at 12:42am by Me

philosophy
This is like logical or critical reasoning, so let us conduct ourselves rationally. A deductive(or valid) argument is one which the conclusion absolutely has to be true given the premises. An inductive argument in one in which the concusion is more likely than not to be ...
Friday, October 17, 2008 at 1:56am by Brandon

PHI103
1. "P v Q" is best interpreted as (Points : 1) P or Q but not both P and Q P or Q or both P and Q Not both P or Q P if and only if Q 2. What is the truth value of the sentence "P & ~ P"? (Points : 1) True False Cannot be determined Not a sentence 3. If P is false, and Q is ...
Sunday, July 29, 2012 at 8:45pm by Help me

critical thinking
I suggest you print this essay and your instructions. That way you can study it carefully and highlight the important points. Your instructions are: · Identify at least two arguments in the article. Outline the premises and conclusions of each argument you find. Then, answer ...
Thursday, March 20, 2008 at 7:56pm by Ms. Sue

phi103
1. A conditional sentence with a false antecedent is always (Points : 1) true. false. Cannot be determined. not a sentence. 2. "Julie and Kurt got married and had a baby" is best symbolized as (Points : 1) M v B M & B M → B M ↔ B 3. Truth tables can determine ...
Monday, December 19, 2011 at 3:00pm by thomas

Critical Thinking
Another word for valid is deductive. Technically, they are close in meaning. However, they are not interchangable. Deductive (or valid)refers to how the conclusion must absolutely follow given the premises. Sound means that the premises and the conclusion are all actually true...
Tuesday, August 12, 2008 at 11:58am by Brandon

CRT 205
• Read the article “Controlling Irrational Fears After 9/11” on pp. 456–458 of Appendix 1. • Identify at least two arguments in the article. Outline the premises and conclusions of each argument you find. Then, answer the following questions for each argument, making sure to ...
Sunday, October 18, 2009 at 7:48pm by Anonymous

Critical Thinking
Please evaluate argument. Premises: Although exercise may provide temporary relief for mild, moderate and even severe depressed moods. Premises: There are many cases when it fail to make the symptoms and problems go away completely. Conclusion: Therefore exercise has the ...
Wednesday, May 14, 2008 at 12:00pm by Karen

CRT 205
•Read the article “Controlling Irrational Fears After 9/11” on pp. 456–458 of Appendix 1. •Identify at least two arguments in the article. Outline the premises and conclusions of each argument you find. Then, answer the following questions for each argument, making sure to ...
Sunday, October 18, 2009 at 7:48pm by Anonymous

CRT 205
Assignment: Argument Evaluation · Read the article “Controlling Irrational Fears After 9/11” on pp. 456–458 of Appendix 1. · Identify at least two arguments in the article. Outline the premises and conclusions of each argument you find. Then, answer the following questions for...
Saturday, April 10, 2010 at 5:42pm by monique

Phi103
What is the truth value of the sentence "P v ~ P"? (Points : 1) True False Cannot be determined Not a sentence 2. One of the disadvantages of using truth tables is (Points : 1) it is difficult to keep the lines straight T's are easy to confuse with F's. they grow exponentially...
Monday, December 12, 2011 at 3:37pm by johnson

math-premises
thank you!
Monday, January 31, 2011 at 12:33pm by donovan

math-premises
You're welcome!
Monday, January 31, 2011 at 12:33pm by MathMate

critical thinking
Find two arguments that support the thesis that American reaction to 9/11 was irrational. Briefly explain the premises and conclusions of each argument. 2. Do the premises support the conclusion? Do you think that the argument makes sense, based upon the facts? 3. Go into ...
Thursday, March 20, 2008 at 7:56pm by Anonymous

CRT205
How about this one. Premises: Communities need to develop and support intensive early childhood intervention programs to promote healthy families. Premises: Schools are the focal point for youth and their families Conclusion: Accordingly, schools and communities need to be the...
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 at 10:11am by Karen

CRT 205
Imagine your child is trying to prove that she did not steal chocolate chip cookies from the cookie jar, so she makes this argument: ―There are no chocolate stains on my hands, so I couldn’t have stolen the cookies.‖  Post your response to the following: ...
Sunday, October 4, 2009 at 8:24pm by Anonymous

critical thinking
1. Find two arguments that support the thesis that American reaction to 9/11 was irrational. Briefly explain the premises and conclusions of each argument. 2. Do the premises support the conclusion? Do you think that the argument makes sense, based upon the facts? 3. Go into ...
Thursday, March 20, 2008 at 7:56pm by Anonymous

Discrete Mathematics
An argument is valid if and only if its conclusion is entailed from its premises, A valid argument is not necessarily sound. That is, the premises do not need to be true. Hence you only need to examine the form of the argument, not the soundness of the premise. The form is as ...
Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 6:53am by Graham

PHI 103
Will someone please confirm my answers here. I'm stumped. Feel good, but not sure. Thank you. 1. "Julie and Kurt got married and had a baby" is best symbolized as M v B M & B M ¡æ B M ¡ê B My choice is C 2. What is the truth value of the sentence "P v ~ P"? True False Cannot ...
Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 5:45pm by charger

Phil103 Informal Logic
. If P is false, and Q is false, the truth-value of "P ¡êQ" is (Points : 1) false. true. Cannot be determined. All of the above. 2. What is the truth value of the sentence "P & ~ P"? (Points : 1) True False Cannot be determined Not a sentence 3. If P is true, and Q is false, ...
Sunday, July 31, 2011 at 1:26pm by Juan J

Geometry... Please help soon!
Write four arguments that meet the following criteria: Argument 1: The argument has a false premise, but follows good logic. Argument 2: The argument has true premises, but follows poor logic, leading to a false conclusion. Argument 3: The argument has either a false premise ...
Thursday, January 6, 2011 at 11:42pm by Joan

PHI103: Informal Logic
1) In the truth table for an invalid argument, Student Answer: on at least one row, where the premises are all true, the conclusion is true. CORRECT on at least one row, where the premises are all true, the conclusion is false. on all the rows where the premises are all true, ...
Monday, September 9, 2013 at 3:17pm by Ahford university

Critical Thinking
Two methods of logical reasoning are deductive and inductive reasoning: (a) Deductive: Facts, certainty, syllogisms, validity, truth of premises sound arguments & conclusions, and (b) Inductive: Diverse facts, probability, generalizations, hypotheses, analogies inductive ...
Sunday, December 17, 2006 at 4:01pm by Chris

math
Consider the following list of premises: a ^ :b ! c; :a ! :d; Show that g is a valid conclusion by constructing a step-by-step argument
Monday, August 22, 2011 at 2:09am by HELP

english: please hel.
The first argument (omit "of") comparing authomobile accidents to the 9/11 terrorist attacks is a hollow argument. Why? Because automobile accidents are not planned, while 9/11 terrorist attacks were pre-meditated and planned in advance. Therefore, the impact of 9/11 was ...
Saturday, March 22, 2008 at 12:18pm by Ms. Sue

Philosophy 105
premises
Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 9:21am by dada

Critical Thinking
do the premises sufficiently the conclusions?
Saturday, June 21, 2008 at 3:41pm by Anonymous

Informal Logic-Pls chk ans
The sentence "P → Q" is read as (3) P or Q P and Q If P then Q Q if and only P 2. In the truth table for an invalid argument, (2) on at least one row, where the premises are all true, the conclusion is true. on at least one row, where the premises are all true, the ...
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 6:46pm by Anymous

Logic
The sentence "P → Q" is read as (3) P or Q P and Q If P then Q Q if and only P 2. In the truth table for an invalid argument, (2) on at least one row, where the premises are all true, the conclusion is true. on at least one row, where the premises are all true, the ...
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 2:48pm by Cher

middle childhood psychology
what is the premises for family therapy
Friday, August 5, 2011 at 1:10am by Sharon

English
Both stem from wrong premises.
Friday, July 19, 2013 at 7:49pm by Ms. Sue

CERT IV in allied health
No smoking on the premises.
Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 7:37pm by bobpursley

Logic
The only one that is stated is "Sam is a saint". There is no "or" in the premises
Monday, September 22, 2008 at 2:41pm by GuruBlue

English - ms. sue
what do general premises mean in deduction?
Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at 9:09pm by Mohammad

Crt/205 Critical Thinking
I need help with this assignment: Argument Evaluation DUE: Day 7 Points: 100 · Read the essay “Bush’s Environmental Record” by Bob Herbert found in the “Appendix 1”, pgs. 461-462. To find this, click on the “Controlling Irrational Fears after 9/11” link found in the Materials ...
Sunday, February 21, 2010 at 1:08am by Joe

math-premises
The first post has made a wrong conclusion. (p->q and q->p are different propositinos) The second conclusion is correct.
Monday, January 31, 2011 at 12:33pm by MathMate

Critical Thinking
Earthquake in Gujarat Do the premises sufficiently support the conclusions
Saturday, June 21, 2008 at 3:41pm by catherine

Critical thinking
Can a true conclusion be derived validly from false premises?
Tuesday, February 2, 2010 at 5:21pm by Sarah

critical thinking
Identify the premises and conclusion of each of the arguments in chilhood obesity.
Friday, August 31, 2012 at 8:15pm by chantel

Philosophy
Describe commonly accepted criteria for establishing the credibility of premises (claims).
Tuesday, December 12, 2006 at 9:59pm by Anne

english
What would be some premises for that. Like, examples in both books?
Saturday, July 17, 2010 at 8:18pm by Mr. man

PHI 103
A valid argument is one that, if its premises are accepted as true, has (Points : 1)
Saturday, February 11, 2012 at 7:51pm by Anonymous

PHI 103
1. If we discover that a deductive argument is not valid, we should ANS. reject using it. 2. Question :People study reason in order to: understand their own reasoning better. Prevent being deceived by bad arguments. improving their skills in arguing. ANS- All of the above 3. ...
Saturday, February 11, 2012 at 7:51pm by ALWAYS RIGHT

Critical thinking
I need help understanding inductive and deductive arguments and stated and unstated premises. Thank you
Tuesday, May 11, 2010 at 4:14pm by Envelope

English/Argument
Strange premises -- Breach of contract must be punishable by the state.
Saturday, October 22, 2011 at 3:40pm by Ms. Sue

English
Can some one please check this assignment for me. I would certainly appreciate it Thanks Danielle Argument Evaluation Answer the following questions for each argument, making sure to explain how you arrived at your answers. o Do the premises sufficiently support the ...
Sunday, December 16, 2007 at 2:37pm by DANIELLE

critical Thinking
What arguments did you find? What are the premises and conclusions? If you post your answers, we'll be glad to comment on them.
Sunday, January 27, 2008 at 4:52pm by Ms. Sue

CRT205
The conclusion is stated as a fact, but I don't see how it can be derived from the two premises about what people think.
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 at 10:11am by drwls

critically thinking
I need to know the answered, to the ha question to see if I understand how to find premises in this reading.
Saturday, October 3, 2009 at 1:44am by Mary

Critical thinking
I think the premises is that the bucket might have a hole in it Conclusion is that it will leak
Tuesday, July 12, 2011 at 6:30pm by Katheryn Hy

english
write a sentence on each of the following.[your school premises],[a day at the beach],[the city hustle] and [your saturdays].
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 4:17pm by kiki

critical Thinking
Cntrolling Irrational Fears After 9/11 outline the premises and conclusion of each argument you find
Sunday, January 27, 2008 at 4:52pm by Rhonda

English
Question what are the premises, and the conclusion of this argument Please let us know what YOU THINK, and someone here will be happy to comment.
Wednesday, October 14, 2009 at 10:08am by Writeacher

Biology
It is fine,however.... Your argument is based on your premise and definition of the characteristics of living organisms. Not all will agree with those. Take humans for example: Is a man not a living thing because he himself cannot reproduce...it takes a host female. Is a man ...
Saturday, February 20, 2010 at 5:04pm by bobpursley

Phi103
"Julie and Kurt got married and had a baby" is best symbolized as M&B If P is false, and Q is false, the truth-value of "P<->Q" is true. The truth table for a valid deductive argument will show wherever the premises are true, the conclusion is true. "~P v Q" is best read...
Monday, December 12, 2011 at 3:37pm by HELPFUL

middle childhood psychology
Try some of the following links for information: http://www.google.com/search?q=what+is+the+premises+for+family+therapy+&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a Sra
Friday, August 5, 2011 at 1:10am by SraJMcGin

CRT205
I need help with the premises and conclusions in the article Controlling Irrational Fears in 9/11. I think I see the two arguments.
Tuesday, June 24, 2008 at 12:46am by Anonymous

CRITICAL THINKING
HELP ME IDENTIFY 2 ARGUMENTS IN THE CONTROLLING IRRATIONAL FEARS AFTER 9-11 ARTICLE AND OUTLINE THE PREMISES AND CONCLUSION OF EACH?
Sunday, August 2, 2009 at 8:07pm by sam

CRT/205
Thanks. It all starts to get jumbled up when I'm trying to decide fallacies, rhetorical devices, premises and conclusions.
Friday, August 12, 2011 at 4:25pm by vc23

physics
True or false. Electric energy is transferred from generating stations to consumers' premises at extremely low voltage?
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 10:31am by steven

PHI103
I really need some help on these questions Please! I am having a very tough time. I have tried to answer to the best of my ability, but i am not understanding these. Can someone please help with this? Thank you. Truth tables can be used to examine inductive arguments. ...
Sunday, March 18, 2012 at 9:13pm by Ashley

phi103
Mrs. Sue please help! I really need some help on these questions Please! I am having a very tough time. I have tried to answer to the best of my ability, but i am not understanding these. Can someone please help with this? Thank you. Truth tables can be used to examine ...
Sunday, March 18, 2012 at 10:30pm by Ashley

Philosophy
LOGIC and ARGUMENTS – the simple elements Arguments are Composed of THREE PARTS: 1) Premises = basic, commonly accepted reasons – the “why’s,” and “how’s.” 2) Inferences = reasoned “guesses” or based assertions connecting conclusion to premises ...
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 4:37pm by Lisa

college
I see the premises supports the conclustions of the arguement given the content of the main body of the report with little room for doughts.
Sunday, October 5, 2008 at 9:46pm by bobba

PHI103 WEEK 3
This is the name for the reasons that one presents to support a conclusion. (Points : 1) Proposals Premises Deductions Inductions None of the above
Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 11:10pm by NINA

phy103
The premises of an argument are valid. inferences. not valid. true or false.
Sunday, August 12, 2012 at 10:20pm by sherrie

Critical Thinking
Deductive and Inductive Arguments [Internet Encyclopedia of ... A deductive argument is an argument in which it is thought that the premises provide a guarantee of the truth of the conclusion. In a deductive argument, ... http://www.iep.utm.edu/d/ded-ind.htm Deductive and ...
Monday, September 29, 2008 at 12:41am by Writeacher

ICT computers
Equip them with a device that will set off alarms if they are not deactivated when the equipment leaves the premises. Sophisticated electronic security systems
Monday, November 23, 2009 at 11:31am by Ms. Sue

English
1 what is the premises and conclusion of this reading? 2 does the athor use moral reasoing? 3what are the fallacies in the reading?
Saturday, October 3, 2009 at 12:35pm by Mary

critical thinking
Controlling Irrational Fear After 9/11 at least two arguments in the article. Outline the premises and conclusions of each argument you find.
Thursday, March 20, 2008 at 7:56pm by Sandy Briones

critical thinking
Controlling Irrational Fear After 9/11 at least two arguments in the article. Outline the premises and conclusions of each argument you find.
Thursday, March 20, 2008 at 7:56pm by Sandy Briones

critical thinking
Logicians might call this an inductively reasoned argument. More likely than not (although not certainly), the conclusion will hold true given the premises.
Thursday, September 11, 2008 at 8:46am by Brandon

Law/421
negligent-the zoo had the responsibility of maintaining the enclosure to ensure the snake did not escape and have the opportunity to bite someone regardless of the premises.
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at 3:41pm by Heather

Critical Thinking
Since it is the very nature of terrorism not only to cause immediate damage but also to strike fear in the hearts of the population under attack, one might say that the terrorist were extraordinarily successful, not just as a result of their own efforts but also in ...
Sunday, May 4, 2008 at 7:46am by Kay

Critical Thinking
I now have arrived at a different answer for the evaluation of my second argument. Please review it and tell me what you think. I thought i had it perfect, but now i see you said it was right the first time. so, here goes. Third times a charm. Argument 2: “One might say that ...
Thursday, April 15, 2010 at 9:15pm by Amanda

critical thinking
its the article about Controlling irrational fears after 9/11 I need to know about the arguments and premises and conclusions
Monday, November 3, 2008 at 12:53am by Susan

Critical Thinking
Thanks so much can check my next one I am not sure if it is Since it is the very nature of terrorism not only to cause immediate damage but also to strike fear in the hearts of the population under attack, one might say that the terrorist were extraordinarily successful, not ...
Saturday, May 3, 2008 at 3:25pm by Kay

math
10.For each of these sets of premises, what relevant conclusion or conclusions can be drawn? Explain the rules of inference used to obtain each conclusion from the premises. a)"if I play hockey, then i am sore the next day.""I use the whirlpool if i am sore.""i did not use the...
Saturday, March 31, 2012 at 1:33am by soasi piutau

math-premises
A bit confused with this one: Is the argument correct? if not explain why it's not and change the minor premise to make it correct: All NBA basketball players are over 5ft. tall Russell is 6ft tall Therefore, Russell plays in the NBA Thanks!
Monday, January 31, 2011 at 12:33pm by donovan

Critical Thinking
Thank you! I think this would fall as being inductively strong yet the premises would be difficult to prove…is that a correct assumption?
Monday, September 29, 2008 at 6:14pm by Mike

math-premises
I meant to add my thoughts: I think it is incorrect because of an inverse problem. To make it correct I would write it as: All NBA basketball players are over 5ft tall Russell is an NBA player Therefore, Russell is over 6ft tall.
Monday, January 31, 2011 at 12:33pm by donovan

english
Try some of the following links to determine the difference: http://www.google.com/search?q=difference+between+implicit+statement+%26+premises+or+conclusions&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a Sra
Wednesday, September 28, 2011 at 10:02pm by SraJMcGin

Critical Thinking
specifically i am trying to find out if i have the inductively strong part right, and if the premises are plausibly true and not definatly true.
Thursday, April 15, 2010 at 9:15pm by Amanda

English
My school premises were on the edge of a small Michigan town in view of a pig farm. What about your school? What is a day at the beach for you? What do you do on Saturdays?
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 4:17pm by Ms. Sue

Logic
1. The sentence "P → Q" is read as CORRECT If P then Q 2.In the truth table for an invalid argument, CORRECT on at least one row, where the premises are all true, the conclusion is false.
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 2:48pm by nana

Evolutionary Psychology
Your premises are folk-lore. I challenge you to present research to back your premises. The drop in testosterone is noticable in men in the aging process, a great drop after castration or prostrate surgery, and during bouts of stress. If you equate marriage and children to ...
Wednesday, December 3, 2008 at 6:58pm by bobpursley

critical thinking
i have to read an article"Controlling Irrational fears after 9/11" how do i identify two arguments in the article and outline the premises and the conclusion of each argument
Tuesday, January 12, 2010 at 10:03pm by mz.baby

Critical thinking
Premises 70 percent of the families are wealthy. Conclusion is that majority of students are from wealthy families
Monday, July 11, 2011 at 6:24pm by Anonymous

critical thinking
do the premises sufficiently support the conclusions. The answer I think is I don't think it support the conclusion
Thursday, March 20, 2008 at 7:56pm by tootie

Thinking Critically
Conclusion is the guy from Alamo Polytech might be different Premises Alamo polytech had a rotten engineer
Monday, July 11, 2011 at 7:00pm by Katheryn Hy

English - ms. sue
also i not get if to do induction or deduction. i think induction be easier because i only have to support main points, deduction i not get the premises.
Friday, April 27, 2012 at 8:34pm by Mohammad

CRT/205
what is the premises and the conclusion of this argument? since it is the very nature of terrorism not only to cause immediatw damage but also to strike fear in the hearts of the population under attack, on might say that the terrorists were extraordinary successful.
Monday, March 8, 2010 at 1:49am by keshia

Logic- Formal Proof
I need to solve a proof and I cannot figure it out. The instructions say only that I will have to use subproofs within subproofs. Premises: A or B A or C Conclusion: A or (B and C)
Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at 2:31pm by Megan

College English
Fallacies are defects in an argument - other than false premises - which cause an argument to be invalid, unsound or weak. Fallacies can be separated into two general groups formal and informal.
Tuesday, April 6, 2010 at 9:07pm by Courtney

Critical Thinking
Identify the premises and the conclusions in the following arguments.Kera, Sherry, and Bobby were all carded at JJ’s, and they all look as though they’re about thirty. Chances are I’ll be carded too.
Monday, July 11, 2011 at 6:23pm by Anonymous

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