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  1. Philosophy deals with different types of knowledge... what are the 3 different types of knowledge??
    • Procedural knowledge
    • Acquantitive knowledge
    • Propositional knowledge
  2. Modus ponus
    • If p then Q
    •  P
    • Therefore... Q

    • ex..
    • If I work hard, then I will pass
    • I work hard
    • i pass
  3.  Modus Tollens
    • If p then Q
    • Not Q
    • There not p

    • ex...
    • If I owned a hotel, then I would be rich
    • I am not rich
    • Therefore I don’t own a hotel
  4. Hypothetical syllogism    
    • if p then Q
    • if Q then R
    • if p, then R

    • ex....
    • if the professor is prepared, then the student will learn.
    • if student learn, then student will pass.
    • therefore...if the professor is prepared, then student will pass
  5. disjunctive syllogism
    • the exact opposit
    • ----or--- either this or that

    • Either P or Q
    • if not P
    • therefore Q

    • ex.....
    • Either joey is good or joey is bad
    • joey is not good
    • therefore...joey is bad
  6. contraposition
    • if P, then Q
    • therefore...if not Q then not P

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