Deductive reasoning


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Deductive reasoning

Using known facts to draw a conclusion about a specific situation.
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Conclusion: Gamers exhibit better range of cognitive abilities specifically involving analogy, processing speed, deductive reasoning and mathematical intelligence.
A formal rhetoric analysis of PM Khan's speeches follow a strict pattern of deductive reasoning, establishing propositions and premises in explaining and justifying the social, economic and political conclusions.
Through the process of classification, identifying similarities and differences among things, developing efficient ways of organising information and generalising ideas that support the development of deductive reasoning skill can be established.
When a topic has so little research documented in the literature that there is no theory to guide practice, deductive reasoning and quantitative research may not be the most appropriate types of methods.
Imagine your role at work embracing biometrics to perform duties with digitally assisted deductive reasoning inside your head.
This is based on the skilled practice of scientific methods that we are all familiar with-observation, problem-posing, hypothesis stating and testing using deductive reasoning, and stating the conclusion.
A memorable example is the difficulty that arose when scholars in Baghdad first translated the classical deductive reasoning of Aristotle into Arabic.
Tuscaloosa, AL, September 09, 2016 --(PR.com)-- The Mensa Admission Test takes two hours to complete and includes two tests featuring questions involving logic and deductive reasoning. If you score at or above the 98th percentile on either of the two tests, you'll qualify and be invited to join Mensa.
They must be analyzed using a variety of statistical methods and combined with deductive reasoning to generate knowledge.
Recently I read an article wherein deductive reasoning is defined as "a logical process in which a conclusion is based on the concordance of multiple premises that are generally assumed to be true." (Whatls.techtarget.com) Aristotle, the Greek philosopher and student of Plato, is historically known as the father of deductive reasoning.
Proponents of desirability and transformative strategies for peace display deductive reasoning based on preexisting concepts, whereas advocates of feasibility and maintenance approaches demonstrate inductive thinking sensitive to context-specific information.
"Anyone with deductive reasoning would find it difficult to disassociate the ensuing damage with your visit to my room to assist with the radiator, via the upstairs landing - particularly in view of the many layers of clothing you were wearing, that served to pad out the width of your passing frame.