Take-Home Mid-TermPhilosophy 12AOctober 9, 2008The take-home part of the mid-term examination consists of the two problems on this handout (each will be weightedequally). The take-home exam isdue on Friday, October 17, 2008(there will be an opportunity to resubmit on the 24th).This is to be treated just like a (perhaps somewhat more difficult!) homework (e.g., group work,etc., is encouraged).An LSL Symbolization + Truth-Table Methods ProblemThe following collection of seven (7) sentences concerns five (5) individuals — Gary, Harrison, Iola, Jessica, and Keno — andwhether they did or did not attend a certain meeting. These sentences imply, by logic alone (i.e., by the semantics or rules ofLSL alone), a specific conclusion as to precisely who attended and who didn’t. That is, for each of the five individuals (x) inquestion, the following seven sentences jointly entail the answer to the question “Did individualxattend the meeting?”.
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