Logical statement

HI/POL 250, Fall 2011

Assignment #1: A logical statement

Due Friday, September 9, 8 a.m. Bring your statement to class, printed out in 20-point font.

Your statement must contain at least three premises and one conclusion. See the McInerny book for examples.

Your statement will be graded based on these criteria:
  • The conclusion must follow from the premisesEach premise must be necessary·      
  • The statement must be original (for example, it must not be simply copied from the book)·      
  • The statement must be written clearly, with correct grammar 
The purpose of this assignment is to show that you understand and can apply the concepts of “premise” and “conclusion.”