# Logic definitions Exam 1

 The flashcards below were created by user yog.zacharyjones on FreezingBlue Flashcards. argument a group of statements one or more of which are claimed to provide support for, or reason to believe one of the others. valid argument an argument in which, if the premises are true, the conclusion must be true. invalid argument an argument in which it is possible for the premises to be true and the conclusion false. sound argument an argument which is valid with all true premises. unsound argument an argument which is either invalid or has one ore more false premises or both. deductive argument an argument which claims to provide conclusive grounds for its conclusion. inductive argument an argument which claims that its premises give only some degree of probability but not certainty to its conclusion. strong argument an inductive argument in which, if the premises are true, the conclusion is likely or probable to be true. weak argument an inductive argument in which the premises, if ture, don't make the conclusion likely or probable. cogent argument an inductive argument which is strong and has all true premises uncogent argument an inductive argument which is weak or has one or more false premises or both. Authoryog.zacharyjones ID131996 Card SetLogic definitions Exam 1 DescriptionDefinitions for exam 1 Updated2012-01-31T16:39:20Z Show Answers