• All humans are mortal. Sally is a human. Therefore, Sally is mortal.
• In math class, the average mark is 78%. Mary is a student in that class, therefore
her average is probably 78%. (Statistical)
• Sally is in the class. 70% of students are on time to class. Therefore, likely that Sally
is on time to class. (Statistical, general to particular) (If we start from general claim, it
is statistical claim.)
• Most human are mortal. Sally is a human. Therefore, it is likely that Sally is mortal.
• The 2,000 students chosen randomly were tested at Centennial college have an IQ
of 99. Likely,