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Look at the argument below. Which of the following symbolic statements shows the setup used to find the validity of the argument?
If it is July, then I am living at the lake.
I am not living at the lake.
Therefore, it is not July.
p: It is July.
q: I am living at the lake.
A) [(p → q) ∧ ~q]
∴ p
B)[(p → q) → q]
∴ p
C)[(p → q) ∧ ~q]
∴ ~p
D)[(p → q) ∧ q]
∴ p
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Look at the argument below. Which of the following symbolic statements shows the setup used to find the validity of the argument? If it is July, then I am living at the lake. I am not living at the lake. Therefore, it is not July. p: It is July. q: I am living at the lake. A) [(p → q) ∧ ~q] ∴ p B)[(p → q) → q] ∴ p C)[(p → q) ∧ ~q] ∴ ~p D)[(p → q) ∧ q] ∴ p
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TuringTestBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I think you lost a symbol in the act of copypaste
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hali12Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
A) [(p → q) ∧ ~q] ∴ p B)[(p → q) → q] ∴ p C)[(p → q) ∧ ~q] ∴ ~p D)[(p → q) ∧ q] ∴ p
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TuringTestBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
okay, so how does it say we write the part that says "I am living at the lake" ?
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TuringTestBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
correct, so how do we write the statement "I am not living at the lake." ?
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TuringTestBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
the negation symbol (NOT) is the tilde: ~ so if if "I am living at the lake": q then "I am NOT living at the lake": ?
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