# English CRT 250

posted by .

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.”

• English CRT 250 -

• English CRT 250 -

What would be the unstated premise in this argument?

## Similar Questions

2. ### 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.‖ …
3. ### Math 7 - NYS Math Exam Review Help! (Q2)

9. Eric's mother wants to help him with his math homework. She puts 24 cookies in a cookie jar. Twelve (12) of the cookies are chocolate chip, 8 are oatmeal, and 4 are peanut butter. She then has Eric select a cookie from the jar without …
4. ### critical thinking

There are no chocolate stains on my hands, so I couldn’t have stolen the cookies.” Does this example require deductive or inductive logic?
5. ### finite math

A tray contains 14 chocolate chip cookies and 16 oatmeal raisin cookies. How many ways can a child select 4 cookies that include at least 1 chocolate chip cookie?
6. ### Math

There are 4 chocolate chip cookies and 12 oatmeal cookies in a jar. If you reach in an randomly choose 2 cookies without replacing the first, what is the probability that both will be chocolate chip?
7. ### Probabilities

In a cookie jar, there are 6 chocolate cookies and 8 oatmeal cookies. I take out the cookies one at a time and proceed to eat them. The probability that the 7th cookie that I eat is a chocolate cookie is a/b, where a and b are positive …
8. ### math

A tray contains 11 chocolate chip cookies and 15 oatmeal raisin cookies. How many ways can a child select 4 cookies that include at least 1 chocolate chip cookie?

10. ### math

A cookie jar contains 6 chocolate chip cookies, 4 oatmeal cookies, 8 peanut butter cookies, and 2 sugar cookies. If a cookie is pulled from the jar what is the probability that it is oatmeal or peanut butter?

More Similar Questions