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Class Date

Topics Covered

Homework Assignment

Week #1

 

 

Wednesday, January 17

Course Introduction; Syllabus Review

Section 1.3: Introduction to Logic

None

Friday, January 19

Section 1.3: Deductive Reasoning and Inductive Reasoning

None

     

Week #2

 

 

Monday, January 22

Section 1.3: Symbolic Logic

pg. 38: 5-9 (a-c for each problem)

Wednesday, January 24

Section 1.3: Truth Tables
(Conjunctions and Disjunctions)

pg. 38-39: 11(a-c), 14, 15,16, 17

Friday, January 26

Section 1.3: DeMorgan's Law,
Logically Equivalent Statements

Handout Given in Class
(Click HERE to Access Handout)

     

Week #3

   

Monday, January 29

Section 1.5: Implications (The Conditional)

pg. 65-67: 4, 7, 20

Wednesday, January 31

Section 1.5: Implications (Continued) Converse, Inverse and Contrapositive

pg. 67: 25, 26, 27

(a and c only for each)

Friday, February 2

Section 1.6: Validity of Arguments

pg. 76: 1, 2, 6, 9 (a)

     

Week #4

   

Monday, February 5

Section 1.6: Validity of Arguments (Continued)

Handout Given in Class
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Wednesday, February 7

OJ Simpson Trial and Arguments

Have a Great Weekend!

Friday, February 9

Section 1.4: Predicates and Quantifiers

pg. 51-52: 5, 7, 8

     

Week #5

   

Monday, February 12

Section 1.4: Quantifiers and Venn Diagrams

 

Handout Given in Class
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Wednesday, February 14

Begin Review for Test #1

Practice Test #1 Problems Here
(Click HERE to Access Handout)

Friday, February 16

Finish Review for Test #1 with Review of Practice Problems

 
     

Week #6

   

Monday, February 19

Test #1 (Logic-Chapter 1)

 

Wednesday, February 21

Return Test #1

Section 3.1: Introduction to Sets and Set Notation

None