Home Work Assignment 6
       
Phil 106 – Critical Thinking      Name________________________________
Fall 2007       Section_______________________________
Instructor: Ray Darr     Date_________________________________
       
     

 

 

Restate the follow sentences in standard categorical form.  Place the letter that corresponds to the correct restatement in the space provided to the left of the question.

 

1.______ Most students are happy with this final exam. a. Some students are not happy with the final exam. b. Some students are really happy with the final exam c. Some students are people happy with the final exam

d. Nearly all the students are people happy with the final exam.

 

2.______ Few of the buildings are insured . a.Some of the buildings are not insured structures b. Some of the buildings are not insured. c. Most of the buildings are not insured structures d. Some of the buildings are insured structures.

 

3.______ Only the good die young. a. All non-good people are people who die young b. No non-good people are people who die young c. Some good people are people who die young d. No people who die young are good people.

 

4.______ Every cab driver should be retested regularly. a. All cab drivers should be retested regularly b. All cab drivers are people who should be retested regularly c. All people who should be retested regularly are cab drivers. d. Some cab drivers are not people who should be retested regularly.

 

5. _____A few of the apples were rotten. a. Some of the apples are rotten fruit.  B. Some of the apples are not rotten fruit c. Most of the apples are rotten d. Some of the rotten fruit are not rotten apples.

 

 

Convert ,if possible, the following propositions. Place the letter that corresponds to the correct restatement in the space provided to the left of the question.

 

6._____Some government officials are corruptible a. Some corruptible people are not government officials b. Some corruptible people are government officials c. Most government officials are corruptible d. Can’t convert

 

7._____A few sly people are honest. a. Some sly people are honest people b. Some honest people are sly people c. Some honest people are not sly people d. can’t convert.

 

8._____Some logic students are not interested in school. a. Some people not interested in school are not logic students b. Some people interested in school are not logic students c. Some logic students are people interested in school d. can’t convert

 

9.______ Many a truth is spoken in jest. a. Some truths are jests b. Some jests are not truths c. Some jests are truths d. Can’t convert

 

10.____   Only experienced persons need apply. a. All experienced people are people who need apply b No people who need apply are experienced people c. No people who need apply are non-experienced people. d. Can’t convert