Deductive vs Inductive Reasoning All apples grow on trees. Fruit grows on trees. Therefore, apples are fruit. This is deductive reasoning. True or false?

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False. Indudctive means:generalization: reasoning from detailed facts to general principles. More than just fruits grow on trees so this is a generalization.

This is a syllogism with an incorrect minor premise, giving a conclusion which is not necessarily correct. The conclusion just happens to be correct, but it is not following logically.

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