1. Deductive Argument– the premises contains evidence so strong, it is impossible for the conclusion to be false

1. Inductive Argument– the premises contains evidence so strong, it is unlikely for the conclusion to be false

Sound Argument– Conclusion is true if all premises are true

2. Valid Argument– if and only if it takes a form that makes it impossible for the premises to be true and the conclusion nevertheless to be false

3. Fallacies– a kind of error in reasoning

Momentous- the option presents a unique opportunity, an irreversible decision, or a decision with a highly significant stake

    Mimesis– or imitation, to mimic, copy

4. Metaphysics– concerned with the nature of existence, being and the world

Cogito ergo sum– I think, therefore I am

Epistemology– all knowledge comes from the senses

Method of the Doubt– everything can have doubt

5. Agnostic– the belief that the nature and existence of gods is unknown and inherently unknowable due to the nature of subjective experience

6. Catharsis–  the emotions of pity and fear that occurs when we watch a tragedy

Cartesian Epistemology– study of knowledge

   Dream Argument- more doubt about physicality: even logic survives here

7. A Posteriori- meaning “from what comes after”, referring to that which comes after experience

7. A Priori– meaning “from what is before”, referring to that which comes after experience

    Determinism– all determined from previous charades

    Compatibilism– the Determinism is true, but able to change outcome

Indeterminism– actions are not determined by casual factors

  1. https://aphilosopher.wordpress.com/2008/02/14/definition-of-argument/
  2. http://www.iep.utm.edu/val-snd/
  3. http://www.iep.utm.edu/fallacy/
  4. http://www.philosophybasics.com/branch_metaphysics.html
  5. http://www.philosophybasics.com/branch_agnosticism.html
  6. http://www.english.hawaii.edu/criticalink/aristotle/
  7. https://www.britannica.com/topic/a-priori-knowledge
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