# Homework 11 examine the standard form categorical

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HOMEWORK 11Examine the standard form categorical syllogisms below. For each argument, identify the major,minor, and middle terms, and name the form. The answer to #1 is provided below.1.All dogs are ferocious beasts.
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Form (mood and figure):4.All Randians are egoists.Some politicians are not egoists.Thus, some politicians are not Randians.Major term:Minor term:Middle term:Form (mood and figure):5.Some small dogs are yappy animals.All Dachshunds are small dogs.Thus, some Dachshunds are yappy animals.Major term:Minor term:Middle term:Form (mood and figure):6.No catarrhines are platyrrhines.Some catarrhines are hominoids.Thus, some hominoids are platyrrhines.Major term:Minor term:Middle term:Form (mood and figure):7.All hylobatids are hominoids.Some hominoids are hominids. [note the slight difference in spelling; these are different words]Thus, some hominids are hylobatids.Major term:Minor term:Middle term:Form (mood and figure):
8.Some hot dogs are not delicious foods.Some hot dogs are foods served at festivals.Thus, some foods served at festivals are not delicious foods.Major term:Minor term:Middle term:Form (mood and figure):B.For each of the following categorical syllogisms, identify the premises and conclusion byattending to indicator words. Present the argument in standard form, with major premise on top,then minor premise, with conclusion on bottom. Name the form (mood and figure) of theargument.1.All A are B, and no B are C, so no A are C.2.All A are B, so some A are C, because some C are B.3.No A are B, for all B are C, and some C are not A.4.Since some B are A, it follows that some A are not C, as no B are C.
C.For each categorical syllogism below, identify the premises and conclusion by attending toindicator words. Present the argument in standard form, with major premise on top, and thenminor premise, with conclusion on bottom. Name the form (mood and figure) of the argument.1.Some monkeys in Asia are Colobines; thus, some monkeys in Asia are Catyrrhines, given thatall Colobines are Catyrrhyines.2.No persons averse to mathematics are engineering majors, and some friends of Jim areengineering majors; consequently, some friends of Jim are not persons averse to mathematics.

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