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How can you tell if an argument is valid? Valid arguments are always sound. The premises lead logically to the conclusion. Valid arguments are never sound. There are two premises and a conclusion.
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User: How can you tell if an argument is valid? Valid arguments are always sound. The premises lead logically to the conclusion. Valid arguments are never sound. There are two premises and a conclusion.

Weegy: A deductive argument is valid if (B)premises are false and conclusion is also false b. The premises lead logically to the conclusion. Have a great day!
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User: Which of the following choices is a sound argument? Jane Austen is an author. Stephen King is an author. Therefore, I want to be an author. All turtles are reptiles. The snake is not a turtle. Therefore, the snake is not a reptile. All teachers wear vests. Mr. Gonzales does not wear a vest. Therefore, Mr. Gonzales is not a teacher. Immortal human beings live forever. Benjamin Franklin died. Therefore, Benjamin Franklin is not immortal.

Weegy: The sound argument is: All teachers wear vests. Mr. Gonzales does not wear a vest. Therefore, Mr. Gonzales is not a teacher.
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User: Which type of reasoning is usually based on laws, rules, principles, generalizations, or definitions? valid inductive sound deductive

User: How do you know which counterargument to address? I choose the weakest counterargument to make my argument look better. I select the strongest or the most popular counterargument. Actually, it is best never to mention counterarguments because they are a distraction. I use the first one that comes to mind.

Weegy: I choose the weakest counterargument to make my argument look better is how you know which counterargument to address. isites.harvard.edu/fs/docs/icb.topic1359379.files/counterargument.pdf
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User: Which type of reasoning is usually based on specific experiences or observations? sound deductive inductive valid

User: Every inductive argument is __________. based on rules, definitions, and principles a comparison of two sets of events, ideas, and things either invalid or unsound either valid or sound

Weegy: Every inductive argument is a comparison of two sets of events, ideas, and things.
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User: Every inductive argument is __________. based on rules, definitions, and principles a comparison of two sets of events, ideas, and things either invalid or unsound either valid or sound

Weegy: Every inductive argument is a comparison of two sets of events, ideas, and things.
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User: What does it mean to rebut something? to strike with enough force to break an object to oppose using evidence or an argument to use an aggressive and intimidating tone to allow an opponent to win an argument

Weegy: To rebut something means to oppose using evidence or an argument.



User: Arguments consist of __________, which are statements that are either true or false. logic false premises sounds propositions

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Arguments consist of propositions, which are statements that are either true or false.
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