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Modus Ponens and Modus Tollens

  • Modus Ponens (Law of Detachment )

    • Based on claiming 1.) that P is true, and 2.) the implication P Q , we can conclude that Q is true.

    • If P, then Q. P, therefore, Q

    • Example:

      RegularlyAttends(joe, lecture),

      RegularlyAttends(joe, lecture) → Pass(joe, lecture)

      Allow us to conclude:

      Pass(joe, lecture)

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