Below is a list of the sections/types of questions that will be on Exam 1 next week in Philosophy 102.
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Given out Wednesday (October 4), due by the beginning of class on Friday (October 6). No collaboration with other students or help from tutor/instructor permitted.
Here’s a sentence. Construct a truth table for it in Boole. Is it TT-necessary? Is it TT-possible? (You won’t need to say whether it’s TT-contradictory) 13pts
Here are 5 FOL sentences. Place each in the Euler Diagram of Necessity. 25 pts
Here is a valid argument, along with a “starter” Fitch file. Construct a proof of it. 25 pts
Two short answer questions 12pts
Administered Friday, October 6, in class (naturally). No collaboration with other students or help from tutor/instructor permitted.
Here are 5 English sentences. Translate them into FOL in a Tarski’s World sentence file. 50pts
Here is an argument. Construct a truth table for it. Answer, in writing: Is this argument TT-valid or TT-Invalid? Justify your answer by pointing out features of the truth table you created. 25pts
Here is a valid argument (or a theorem), along with a “starter” Fitch file. Construct a proof of it. 50pts
Here is an argument. Is it valid or invalid? If it’s valid, construct a proof of it from this “starter” Fitch file. If it’s invalid, construct a counterexample world in Tarski’s World. 50 pts