Logic

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.

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  1. And your LOGICAL answer is?

  2. simply assert that chickens cannot fly.

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  3. That answer has nothing to do with a scientific hypothesis.

  4. so which is it?

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  5. Do you know what "assert" means?

    How would you try to PROVE that chickens can fly?

  6. 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.

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  7. to assert means to confirm

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

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

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  10. Right.

  11. thanks.

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  12. You're welcome.

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