ASYNCHRONOUS:
SEAT WORK NO. 4
Identify the following if Inductive or Deductive Reasoning.
1.
The teacher used the PowerPoint in the last few classes. Therefore, the teacher will use the
PowerPoint tomorrow.
2.
All entering freshmen must take a mathematical placement test. You are an entering freshman.
Therefore, you will have to take a mathematical placement test.
3.
In Geometry
The comes next will be;
4.
All NBA players are over 6 feet tall. Lebron James is a NBA player. Therefore, Lebron James is over 6
feet tall.
5.
All graduates of M.I.T. are engineers. George is not from M.I.T. Therefore, George is not an engineer.
6.
Solve the equation for x : 3(2x + 1) + 2(2x + 1) + 7 = 42

5x. The answer is x = 2.
7.
90% of humans are right handed.
Joe is human, therefore Joe is right handed.
8.
Pedro hails from Philippines and Philippines are smart, therefore Pedro is smart.
9.
All Mango is a fruit. The box is full of fruits. Therefore, the box is full of mangoes.
10.
All Mango is a fruit. All fruits have seeds. Therefore, mangoes have seeds.
What rule of inference is used in each of the following arguments?
1.
He studies very hard and he is the best boy in the class. Therefore, He studies very hard.
2.
If you have a password, then you can log on to Facebook. You have a password. Therefore, you can log
on to Facebook.
3.
He studies very hard. Therefore, either he studies very hard or he is a very bad student.
4.
If you have a password, then you can log on to Facebook. You cannot log on to Facebook. Therefore,
you do not have a password.
5.
The ice cream is either vanilla flavored or chocolate flavored. The ice cream is not vanilla flavored.
Therefore, the ice cream is chocolate flavored.
6.
If it rains then, I shall not go to school. If I don't go to school then, I won't need to do homework.
Therefore, if it rains then, I won't need to do homework.
7.
If it snows, then I will study modern math. If I study modern math then, I will get a 4.0. Therefore, if it
snows then, I will get a 4.0.
8.
I will study modern math or I will study English literature.
I will not study modern math. Therefore, I will study
English literature.
9.
I will study discrete math or I will study computer. I will not study discrete math or I will study English literature.
Therefore, I will study computer or I will study English literature.
10.
I will study modern math and English literature.
Therefore, I will study English literature.