Today’s topic was syllogism. Even though this is an English term, any students did not know it. Deduction is a typical method of syllogism.
As usual, I started the class with the following question:
After some discussion, I showed the structure of syllogism (deduction) to explain the implicit assumption behind the logic.
This structure is a basis to bridge a specific premise and a conclusion supported by a universal premise (assumption).
Here is a summary diveo of today’s session: