Welcome to lecture #11!
I More argument reconstruction and diagrams
I Applied assignment grades have been released on Sakai.
I Who is Frank Nelli? Please come talk to me after class. Example
I Standard form:
I IC1 The Tigers are likely to lose.
P1 The Tigers’ goalie is injured.
I P2 They are playing on the road.
I P3 They have done poorly playing on the road all season.
I P4 They are playing the top team in the league.
I P5 If they lose the coach will almost certainly be ﬁred.
I P6 The coach has been accused of helping students cheat on
I P7 No coach involved in academic fraud can retain his job.
C The coach’s job is in jeopardy. Diagram Example
I IC1 Humans did not build the pyramids.
I P1 Humans of the Egyptian era did not have the technology to
transport the massive stones from which the pyramids are built.
I P2 The stones were transported considerable distances.
I IC3 Aliens built the pyramids.
I MP1 Either humans or aliens built the pyramids.