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Translate the following into standard-form categorical propositions.

Not everyone worth meeting is worth having as a friend.

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The solution provides insight and advise in translating statements into standard form categorical propositions and proceeds to show how to translate the given statement in the original problem (see above) as asked in the original problem. References are listed for exploration of the topic. A word version of the solution is attached for easy printing.

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Hi and thank you for using Brainmass. The solution below should get you started. It explains what standard-form categorical propositions are and how to translate categorical propositions to standard form. May I also suggest reviewing your class handouts just to make sure the process used by your professor is similar? If you have any questions regarding this solution, just let me know via the feedback section. Good luck with your studies.

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Translating to Standard-Form Categorical Proposition

What is a standard-form categorical proposition? In logic, we usually put things into category or classes. What categorical propositions do is to tell something about these classes/categories. They are statements that present relationships between the ...

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