## Chapter 9: CATEGORICAL SYLLOGISMS

- Practice on Terms -Multiple Choice:

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No. of Questions = 18

1.No A are B and all C are B. Therefore, No C are A.

What is the middle term of this syllogism?a)A b)B c)C 2.No A are B and all C are B. Therefore, No C are A.

What is the minor term of this syllogism?a)A b)B c)C 3.No A are B and all C are B. Therefore, No C are A.

What is the major term of this syllogism?a)A b)B c)C 4.Some X are not Y, and all X are Z. Therefore, some Z are not Y.

What is the middle term of this syllogism?a)X b)Y c)Z 5.Some X are not Y, and All X are Z. Therefore, some Z are not Y.

What is the minor term of this syllogism?a)X b)Y c)Z 6.Some X are not Y, and All X are Z. Therefore, some Z are not Y.

What is the major term of this syllogism?a)X b)Y c)Z 7.No M are C, because every M are N and No N are C.

What is the middle term of this syllogism?a)C b)N c)M 8.No M are C, because every M are N and No N are C.

What is the minor term of this syllogism?a)C b)N c)M 9.No M are C, because every M are N and No N are C.

What is the major term of this syllogism?a)C b)N c)M 10.All D are R, and some D are Q. Therefore, some R are Q.

What is the middle term of this syllogism?a)D b)R c)Q 11.All D are R, and some D are Q. Therefore, some R are Q.

What is the minor term of this syllogism?a)D b)R c)Q 12.All D are R, and some D are Q. Therefore, some R are Q.

What is the major term of this syllogism?a)D b)R c)Q 13.All A are B, and all C are A, so all C are B.

What is the middle term of this syllogism?a)A b)B c)C 14.All A are B, and all C are A, so all C are B.

What is the minor term of this syllogism?a)A b)B c)C 15.All A are B, and all C are A, so all C are B.

What is the major term of this syllogism?a)A b)B c)C 16.All P are M, and so no S are P, because no S are M.

What is the middle term of this syllogism?a)M b)P c)S 17.All P are M, and so no S are P, because no S are M.

What is the minor term of this syllogism?a)M b)P c)S 18.All P are M, and so no S are P, because no S are M.

What is the major term of this syllogism?a)M b)P c)S

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