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    Validity & Truth: Meaning

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    What is the meaning of validity, truth and soundness as they relate to the area of logical syllogism?

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    A syllogism is valid if its conclusions follow from its premises.
    It is sound if it is valid AND its premises are true.
    The truth values of a statement ...

    Solution Summary

    The solution is a concise advise tackling the meaning of truth and validity as well as the 'soundness' of a position or an argument as it relates to logical syllogisms.

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