7 Answered Questions for the topic Truth
What is the difference (if any) between "not true" and "false"?
A fairly simple question I hope someone can help me with.
Why do some people care so much about "empirical truth"?
Whenever you discuss philosophy, inevitably you will come across a type of person who holds empirical truth above all else, and will blatantly ridicule any discussion which has its onset in a... more
How can we reason about "if P then Q" or "P only if Q" statements in propositional logic?
When you have a propositional sentence of the form ***P* ⊃ *Q*** — which we might read as "if *P*, then *Q*" — how can you tell when it is true, or false, based on the truth-values of *P* and *Q*... more
Using Logical simplification
Could someone help me on the question below please. Using Logical simplification, prove that the following are tautologies, contradictions or neither. Verify your answers using a truth... more
Construct a truth table for the statement.
~p→~q, q→~p construct a table for ~p→~q construct a table for q→~p Are the statements equivalent?