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Week 6 Discussion Prompt Provide an example of each type of categorical proposition. Why is it important to understand categorical logic? Provide some examples of how you could apply these lessons to your personal and professional life. Universal Affirmative (A) – Takes the standard from “All S are P.” An example would be “All men are mortal.” Universal Negative (E) – Takes the standard from “No S are P.” An example would be “No mammals have gills.” Particular Affirmative (I) – Takes the standard form “Some S are P.” An example would be “Some people are European.” Particular Negative (O) – Takes the standard form “Some S are not P.” An example would be “Some phones are not Apple phones.” According to the textbook, it is important to understand categorical logic because it is useful in clarifying
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  • Fall '16
  • Ali, Jawad
  • Logic, Weekly Discussion, Syllogism, Categorical proposition, Categorical Propositions, Traditional logic

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