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Detachment and Syllogism Examples

Example 1

"Calicos are cats" and "All cats are cute." What can be inferred from these statements?

Example 2

Given the statements, "There is no school during the weekend," and "Bob does his homework during the weekend," what can be inferred?

Example 3

"All cats are cute" and "All dogs are cute." What can be inferred from these statements?

Example 4

"Parties are fun" and "Birthdays should have parties." What can be inferred from the inverse of these statements?

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