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    Invalid or valid syllogisms

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    All items made of gold are expensive items.
    Some rings are items made of gold.
    Therefore, some rings are expensive items.

    Is this an invalid or valid syllogism?

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    Valid. The first premise tells us that if an item is made of gold, it is expensive. ...

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    Validity is examined.

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