Logic
posted by SW
One way to disconfirm the scientific hypothesis that chickens cannot fly would be to
ask someone.
look very hard for a chicken that can fly.
simply assert that chickens can fly.
simply assert that chickens cannot fly.

Ms. Sue
And your LOGICAL answer is?

SW
simply assert that chickens cannot fly.

Ms. Sue
That answer has nothing to do with a scientific hypothesis.

SW
so which is it?

Ms. Sue
Do you know what "assert" means?
How would you try to PROVE that chickens can fly? 
SW
would it be to ask someone or look for a chicken that can fly. they can fly but to a short distance from the roof top of a house to ground but not in great distance.

SW
to assert means to confirm

Ms. Sue
Right. Show a chicken flying would be the scientific way to prove this.

SW
ok, then i think it would be to look for a chicken that can fly to prove them wrong

Ms. Sue
Right.

SW
thanks.

Ms. Sue
You're welcome.
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