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1

Which argument form does the following argument utilize?
Obama being Prez and a US citizen example

Modus Ponnens

2

Form of argument?
meat is unhealthy cause of cholesterol example

Modus Ponnens

3

Form of argument?
Lying is scocial discord
hence lying is wrong

None of the above (cause its not a valid argument)

4

What is a 'consequent'?

the Then-cause of a conditional

5

What is an 'antecedent"?

the if-clause of a conditional

6

Which argument form is this?
if dracula is a vampire then he is dangerous example

None of the above.
its a formal fallacy Denying the antecedent.

7

Which argument form is this?
either you own a mac or PC example

Disjunctive syllogism

8

What is negation?

The denial of a statement

9

What argument form is this?
either god exists or he does not exists example

constructive Dilemma

10

What is argument form?

A pattern of reasoning