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“A mammal is any creature that breathes air, has hair, and breast-feeds its young. Dolphins breathe air, have hair, and breast-feed their young. Therefore, dolphins are mammals.” This argument is __________. (Points : 1) a mathematical argument an explanation an argument from definition an inductive argument
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User: “A mammal is any creature that breathes air, has hair, and breast-feeds its young. Dolphins breathe air, have hair, and breast-feed their young. Therefore, dolphins are mammals.” This argument is __________. (Points : 1) a mathematical argument an explanation an argument from definition an inductive argument

Weegy: A mammal is any creature that breathes air, has hair, and breast-feeds its young. Dolphins breathe air, have hair, and breast-feed their young. Therefore, dolphins are mammals. This argument is: an inductive argument.



User: “All men are mortal. Socrates is a man. Therefore Socrates is mortal” is what type of argument? (Points : 1) deductive argument from definition inductive invalid

User: Negation is __________. (Points : 1) none of these an “if and only if” statement an “or” statement an “and” statement an “if–then” statement

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“All men are mortal. Socrates is a man. Therefore Socrates is mortal” is deductive type of argument.
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This form of inductive argument moves from the specific to the general __________. statistical syllogism argument from analogy inductive generalization deductive argument
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This form of inductive argument moves from the specific to the general inductive generalization.
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According to Chapter 1, philosophy is __________. (Points : 1) equivalent to logic something that does not analyze emotions something that not everyone can do focused on clarifying ideas
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According to Chapter 1, philosophy is focused on clarifying ideas.
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A conjunction is __________. (Points : 1) an “and” statement an “or” statement an “if and only if” statement an “if–then” statement none of these
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A conjunction is an "and" statement.
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The word “but” indicates which of the following types of propositions? (Points : 1) conditional biconditional negation disjunction conjunction
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The word “but” indicates conjunction types of propositions.
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A sorites is __________. (Points : 1) an argument with two premises and a conclusion an argument that has an unstated premise or conclusion an argument that strings together several subarguments an argument that is invalid and unsound an argument that is valid and sound
Weegy: A sorites is: an argument that strings together several sub-arguments. User: Identify the form of the following argument. If we do not pay our student loans, then our credit score will be ruined. We will not pay our loans. Therefore, our credit score is going to be ruined. (Points : 1) hypothetical syllogism modus tollens not a valid form modus ponens disjunctive syllogism (More)
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If we do not pay our student loans, then our credit score will be ruined. We will not pay our loans. Therefore, our credit score is going to be ruined.
This argument is a modus ponens.

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