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If 60 seconds are in a minute, 60 minutes in an hour, and 24 hours in a day, then 86,400 seconds are in a day. What type of reasoning is this?
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    If 60 seconds are in a minute, 60 minutes in an hour, and 24 hours in a day, then 86,400 seconds are in a day. What type of reasoning is this?

    It would be deductive. Let me guess, you do Switched on Schoolhouse curriculum (alpha omega publications)? If you do then this is the answer to question 10 on your test. I took this test. Got an A 100.

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