Introduction to Logic

Materia Conditional 1Ac

Study Questions - quiz.

Each capital letter must stand for a complete, simple, affirmative sentence

~    Negation
          it is not the case that
p  >  q    Material conditional
          if p then q
          p only if q
          provided that p, q
          in the event that p, q
          in case that p, q

Put each of the following into logical symbolism. Use the letters suggested.

1. Lucinda will go to graduate school if she gets a scholarship. (G, L)

2. Lucinda will not go to the game if Bernardo goes. (L, B)

3. Bernardo will only go if Lucinda goes. (B, L)

4. If Bernardo will go only if Lucinda goes, then Lucinda will not go. (B, L)

5. If Lucinda gets accepted to graduate school, then she will go if she gets a scholarship. (L, G, S)

6. Lucinda will go to the movies provided that the game is cancelled and the library is closed. (M, C, L)