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Symbolizations in SL

Let's finish off this tutorial with a taste for the sort of homework exercise to come! What you'll do is a) press the "start" link just below, b) read a sentence of English, and c) type in it's symbolization and press TAB. (The computer checks your work only when you move out of the field.)

Remember to type the ">" symbol for horseshoe and the "=" symbol for the triple bar.

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Use the following interpretation and symbolize each of the following in the space provided:

A: Ames is a politician.
B: Bates is a politician.
C: Connors is a politician.
    D: Ames is disreputable.
E: Bates is emotional.
F: Connors is fastidious.
  1. Ames is a politician but he's disreputable.
  2. Either Ames is a politician or Bates is one.
  3. Ames is a politician only if he's not disreputable.
  4. Ames is a politician if he's not disreputable.
  5. Ames is a politician if and only if Connors is a politician.

 

 

 

Tutorial Wrap-up (.pdf)

Key Phrase the key phrase..."possible".

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