Syllogism Cosplay 2

Barbari

All πŸ‘Ή are 🐧.

All β›„ are πŸ‘Ή.

∴Some β›„ are 🐧.

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  1. lunarg

    I feel a bit stupid. Why are only some snowmen penguins, rather than all? Don’t bother answering until your walkabout is over, it can waitm

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    • camestrosfelapton

      Yes, the first two premises imply that all snowmen are penguins. However when we draw that conclusion the syllogism is basically Barbara again (the ‘a’ matches with ‘all’). Here we can draw are less strong conclusion as well: SOME ( which can include possibly all) snowmen are penguins. πŸ™‚

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