As indicated in Chapter 3, logic is concerned with making valid inferences from a limited set of starting premises. The premises themselves are statements about certain entities—heroes, Virginians, mammals, football players, and so on—and relations between these entities. Any set of premises is associated with a particular subject matter; for example, the premises about mammals and goldfish are associated with a particular problem in biological classification.
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