# Assignment Schedule

 Date Class Topic Assignment 01.10 Welcome to the Course Study Class Syllabus M 1 Purpose of the Course http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/syllabus.html How to Study for this Course ``How to Study'' Course Requirements http://philosophy.lander.edu/study-topics.html 01.12 What is Philosophy? Q-1 Web Practice Sheet W 2 Logic on the Internet http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/phil_log.html Divisions of Philosophy Web Practice Sheet Help 01.14 The Nature of Logic http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/nature_log.html F 3 Logic and Reasoning 01.17 M.. King, Jr. Birthday Holiday Observed M Class does not meet 01.19 The Structure of Arguments http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/structure.html W 4 Statements and Nonstatements Ex 1: Statements and Nonstatements Premises and Conclusion http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/exercises/ex-statements1.pdf http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/exercises/ans-statements1.pdf 01.21 Premise and Conclusion Indicators http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/diagram.html F 5 Finding the Conclusion http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/statements_quiz.html Entailment and Inference Q-2 Statements Exercise 1: Statements Ex 2: Arguments Level I Q-1 Web Practice Sheet due http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/exercises/ex-arguments1.pdf http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/exercises/ans-arguments1.pdf 01.24 Diagramming Arguments Review http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/diagram.html M 6 Q-2 Statements Q-3 Indicators Ex 2: Arguments Level I http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/indicators_quiz.html Ex 3: Arguments Level II http://philosophy.lander.edu/exercises/ex-arguments2.pdf http://philosophy.lander.edu/exercises/ans-arguments2.pdf

 Date Class Topic Assignment 01.26 Diagramming Practice http://philosophy.lander.edu/scireas/diagram_quizzes.html W 7 Q-3 Indicators http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/diagram_quiz.html Ex 3: Arguments Level II Q-4 Diagramming Ex 4: Arguments Level III http://philosophy.lander.edu/exercises/ex-arguments3.pdf http://philosophy.lander.edu/exercises/ans-arguments3.pdf 01.28 Arguments and Nonarguments http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/nonarg.html F 8 Q-4 Diagramming Ex 5: Arguments and Nonarguments Deductive and Inductive Arguments http://philosophy.lander.edu/exercises/ex-nonarg.pdf Exercise 4: Arguments Level III http://philosophy.lander.edu/exercises/ex-nonarg-ans.pdf http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/ded_ind.html 01.31 Deduction and Induction Review http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/tvs.html M 9 Validity and Truth Ex 6: Deduction and Induction http://philosophy.lander.edu/exercises/ex-ded_ind.pdf http://philosophy.lander.edu/exercises/ex-ded_ind-ans.pdf 02.02 Truth, Validity, Soundness http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/tvs_quiz.html W 10 Q-5 Truth, Validity, Soundness Syllabus: Truth, Validity, Soundness 02.04 Review Exercises Syllabus: Test I Review Sheet F 11 Q-5 Truth, Validity, Soundness http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/argument_test.html http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/argument_test.html 02.07 Review for Test I Study for Test I M 12 The Structure of Arguments http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/arguments_topics.html Syllabus: Test I Review Sheet 02.09 Test I: The Structure of Arguments Optional: Max Shulman, ``Love is a Fallacy'' W 13 http://tinyurl.com/archie60

 Date Class Topic Assignment 02.11 Forms and Functions of Language http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/form_lang.html F 14 Performative Utterances http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/emotive.html 02.14 Emotive Language http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/emotive.html M 15 Emotive Significance Ex 7: Emotive Language http://philosophy.lander.edu/exercises/emotive.pdf http://philosophy.lander.edu/exercises/ans-emotive.pdf 02.16 Varieties of Disagreements http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/disagree.html W 16 Language Exercises http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/lang_ex.html http://philosophy.lander.edu/scireas/varieties_test.html Ex 7: Emotive Language Ex 8: Disagreements http://philosophy.lander.edu/exercises/ex-disagree1.pdf http://philosophy.lander.edu/exercises/ans-disagree1.pdf 02.18 Informal Fallacies http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/nature_fall.html F 17 Fallacies of Relevance I http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/agree_quiz.html Exercise 8: Disagreements Q-6 Varieties of Disagreement http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/ignorance.html http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/authority.html http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/person.html http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/popular.html Ex 9: Relevance I http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/exercises/ex-fallacy1.pdf http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/exercises/ans-fallacy1.pdf

 Date Class Topic Assignment 02.21 Fallacies of Relevance II http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/misery.html M 18 Q-6 Varieties of Disagreement http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/force.html Exercise 9: Relevance I http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/ignoratio.html http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/fallacy1_quiz.html http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/relevance1_quiz.html http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/relevance2_quiz.html http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/relevance3_quiz.html Ex 10: Relevance II http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/exercises/ex-fallacy1a.pdf http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/exercises/ans-fallacy1a.pdf Q-7 Fallacies of Relevance I Make flash-cards for Fallacies of Relevance 02.23 Fallacies of Presumption I http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/complex.html W 19 Q-7 Fallacies of Relevance I http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/cause.html Ex 10: Relevance II http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/circular.html Ex 11: Presumption I http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/exercises/ex-fallacy2.pdf http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/exercises/ans-fallacy2.pdf 02.25 Fallacies of Presumption II http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/accident.html F 20 Exercise 11: Presumption http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/converse.html http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/fallacy2_quiz.html http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/presumption1_quiz.html http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/presumption2_quiz.html Ex 11: Presumption I http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/exercises/ex-fallacy2a.pdf http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/exercises/ans-fallacy2a.pdf Q-8 Fallacies of Presumption Make flash-cards for Fallacies of Presumption

 Date Class Topic Assignment 02.28 Spring Break Holiday 03.04.09 Class does not meet 03.07 Review of Fallacies http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/fallacies_test.html M 21 Q-8 Fallacies of Presumption Q-9 Great American Fallacy Contest 03.09 Q-9 Great American Fallacy Contest Review for Test II W 22 Bring Note Cards Syllabus: Test II Review Sheet 03.11 Test II Language and Informal Fallacies Optional: Britannica CD, ``Categorical Propositions'' F 23 Optional: http://www.uv.es/EBRIT/macro/macro_5003_84_1.html 03.14 Standard Form Categorical Propositions http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/prop.html M 24 Quantity, Quality http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/quantity_quiz.html Distribution Q-10 Chart for Form, Quantity, Quality, Distribution 03.16 Traditional Square of Opposition http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/square.html W 25 Q-10 Quantity, Quality, Distribution Ex 12: Square of Opposition Contrariety; Subcontrariety http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/exercises/ex-square.pdf Subalternation; Contradiction http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/exercises/ex-square-ans.pdf 03.18 Moving Around the Square http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/further.html §I, §II F 26 Conversion Obversion Contraposition Q-11 Square of Opposition Ex 12: Square of Opposition http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/square_quiz.html 03.21 Further Immediate Inferences http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/further.html §III M 27 Conversion; Obversion; Contraposition Ex 13: Further Immediate Inferences Q-11 Square of Opposition http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/exercises/ex.further.pdf http://philosophy.lander.edu/exercises/logic/ex.further-ans.pdf 03.23 Successive Immediate Inferences http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/successive.html W 28 Ex 13:Further Immediate Inferences Q-12 Conversion, Obversion, Contraposition http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/further_quiz.html Ex 14: Successive Immediate Inferences http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/exercises/ex-successive.pdf http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/successive.html

 Date Class Topic Assignment 03.25 Strategies for Successive Inferences http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/strategies.html F 29 Q-12 Conversion, Obversion, Contraposition http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/successive_quiz.html Ex 14: Successive Immediate Inferences 03.30 Ordinary Language Inferences http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/inferences_ex.html M 30 Venn Diagrams for Propositions http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/venn_prop.html Q-13 Venn Diagrams Ex 15: Venn Diagrams http://philosophy.lander.edu/exercises/ex-venn_prop.pdf http://philosophy.lander.edu/exercises/ex-inference-ans.pdf 03.31 Review for Test III Syllabus: Test III Review Sheet W 31 Exercise 15: Venn Diagrams http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/proposition_topics.html Q-13 Venn Diagrams http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/prop_test.html Study for Test III 04.01.09 Test III Categorical Propositions Optional: Syllogism in the History of Logic F 32 http://tinyurl.com/2cfbjkg 04.04 Review of Test III http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/syll_terms.html M 33 Syllogistic Terms I http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/terms_quiz.html Exercise 16: Syllogistic Terms http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/exercises/ex-syll-terms.pdf http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/exercises/syll_prob.html Q-14 Syllogistic Terms 04.06 Syllogistic Terms II http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/syll_terms_review.html W 34 Q-14 Syllogistic Terms http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/syll_analogy.html Ex 16: Syllogistic Terms Ex 17: Logical Analogies for problems # 3 & #7 in Ex 16 Logical Analogies http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/syll_prob.html Venn Diagrams Exercise 18: Venn Diagrams http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/exercises/ex-venn.pdf http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/exercises/ex-venn-ans.pdf

 Date Class Topic Assignment 04.08 Syllogistic Fallacies I http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/syll_fall.html F 35 Four Term Fallacy http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/four_fall.html Undistributed Middle http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/middle_fall.html Illicit Minor and Major http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/illicit_fall.html Exclusive Premisses http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/exclusive_fall.html Affirm. Conclusion From Neg.Premiss http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/conclusion_fall.html Existential Fallacy http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/existential_fall.html Exercise 17: Logical Analogies Exercise 18: Venn Diagrams 04.11 Testing Syllogisms I http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/syll_prob.html M 36 Ex 19: Evaluating Syllogisms http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/syll_practice.PDF http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/syll_prob.html 04.13 Testing Syllogisms II http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/syll_test.html W 37 Ex 19: Evaluating Syllogisms http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/syllogism_quiz.html http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/reduce.html 04.15 Translation http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/trans.html F 38 Reducting Terms Ex 21: Translating and Testing Syllogisms Parameters http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/exercises/ex-trans.pdf http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/exercises/ex-trans-ans.pdf Q-15 Testing Syllogisms 04.18 Translation Tricks http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/trans.html M 39 Q-15 Testing Syllogisms http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/uniform.html Exercise 21: Translating and Testing Syllogisms http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/ordinary_test.html

 Date Class Topic Assignment 04.20 Review for Test IV Syllogisms Syllabus: Test IV Review Sheet W 40 http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/ordinary_test.html 04.22 Test IV Syllogisms Office Hours Posted for Week of Finals F 41 Syllabus Office Hours end 04.25 Sec. 03 (9:10 Class) Final Period Summer Logic Reading M Approved Make-up Tests Only Douglas Hofstadter, Gödel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid Testing Time: 8:00-10:00 am Have a Great Summer!

Lee Archie 2011-01-07