# Determine Truth Value for Propositions

1) Determine the truth value for each simple statement. Then use these truth values to determine the truth value of the compound statement

17 ≥ 17 and −3 > −2

2) Write the statement in symbolic form.

Let

p: The tent is pitched.

q: The bonfire is burning.

The tent is pitched and the bonfire is burning

3) Determine whether the argument is valid or invalid. You may compare the argument to a standard form

l -> m

~m

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∴~l

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#### Solution Preview

1. First, we determine the truth value for each individual statement. The truth value can be true or false.

Since 17 = 17, the first ...

#### Solution Summary

Solutions to three symbolic logic problems are given.

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