1.   The process of using facts, rules, definitions, or properties in logical order to reach a conclusion is called
    A. inductive reasoning B. deductive reasoning
    C. conjecturing D. detachment reasoning

  2.   Which law states that if and are true conditionals, then is also true?
    A. Law of Syllogism B. Law of Conditionals
    C. Law of Detachment D. Law of Deductive Reasoning

  3.   The ______ states that if is a true conditional and p is true, then q is true.
    A. Law of Conditionals B. Law of Detachment
    C. Law of Syllogism D. Law of Deductive Reasoning

  4.   Which statement follows from statements (1) and (2) by the Law of Detachment?

(1) If a triangle is an obtuse triangle, then the measure of one of the angles is greater than 90 but less than 180.
(2) is an obtuse triangle.

    A. B.
    C. D. no valid conclusion

  5.   The statements ''If Eric reads the book, he will be prepared for the exam'' and ''If Eric is prepared for the exam, he will get a passing grade'' are two conditionals. Use the Law of Syllogism to reach a logical conclusion.
    A. If Eric prepares for the exam, then he will read the book. B. If Eric reads the book, then he will get a passing grade.
    C. If Eric gets a passing grade, then he did prepare for the exam. D. no logical conclusion.

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