The Importance Of Understanding Logic

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“A truth that’s told with bad intent beat all lies you can invent,”_ William Blake, Auguries if Innocence. People use logical reasoning every day without knows they are using logic. We use logic to help us reason with others and to get a better understanding of what going on in our daily lives. Logic is the science of how people separate a good argument from a bad one with the use of critical thinking and deductive reasoning. Logic permits us to decide if an argument has correct or poor reasoning. This is necessary if a claimant need to convince someone the validity of his or her argument and force someone to agree whether or not the claim is true or false.
To begin with understanding logic one must first know what science is to get any value out of knowing what logic is or is not. The definition of science is
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People do not always agree with each other or trust each other’s decisions. People would have to determine whether or not if an argument can be is valid and if valid, valid and sound. If not people will choose not to listen or agree with a person’s proposition. In 2014 President Obama signed 12 executive orders to stop from deporting four million adult immigrants that lived in the United States illegally but was rejected by congress (Napolitano, 2016). The president announces to the American people Scripture tells us that we shall not oppress a stranger, for we know the heart of a stranger -- we were strangers once, too. My fellow Americans, we are and always will be a nation of immigrants. We were strangers once, too. (President Obama, 2014). All true statements, but in his case he did not say we are and will always be a nation of immigrants and some illegal immigrants, this will make his statement accurate. The argument President Obama used may not got him what he wanted to achieve but his argument was both valid and sound, everyone is a stranger and we are a nation of

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