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154 resources with the concept deductive reasoning

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Deductive Reasoning

For Students 8th - 9th
In this deductive reasoning worksheet, students solve ten different problems by applying deductive reasoning to each one. First, they determine if a valid conclusion can be reached from each of the 2 true statements given using the Law...
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Lighthearted Logic

For Students 5th - 6th
A classic logic riddle helps students to practice their deductive reasoning skills by presenting 10 facts which must be regarded as true, and asking students to then come up with a final conclusion. An answer sheet with an explanation to...
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With Detective Fiction in the Urban Classroom

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Students listen to a verbal explanation of the function of deductive reasoning and problem solving. They read one of Donald Sobol's 'Two-Minute Mysteries' and complete a worksheet requiring them to write out the information which is...
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Up, Up and Away with the Scientific Method

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students utilize the scientific method to design a way for a balloon to be suspended between the floor and the ceiling.
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For Teachers 7th - 11th
Students explore the use of common idioms and deduce the correct meanings of idioms.
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An Introduction to Logic

For Students 10th
In this logic worksheet, 10th graders solve and complete 5 different types of problems. First, they draw an Euler diagram to represent the given information. Then, students write the hypothesis, conclusion and the converse. They also...
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Patterns of Intelligence

For Teachers 12th
Twelfth graders practice writing equations using the letter "x" as a variable. In groups of 3-4 students test all of the equations and then try to find an equation including x2 in which the two sides will always be equal.
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Dogs and Turnips

For Teachers 8th - 11th
Students attempt to assemble a meaningful sentence by successively turning over cards with words on them. They try to deduce the meaning of a selection while having access to only a limited selection of words.
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Archaeological "Dig"

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Young scholars examine a mummy covered in volcanic ash and deduce facts about the mummy. They deduce how archaeologists are able to learn so much from the remains of those from earlier civilizations.
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For Teachers 4th - 8th
Students determine how three topics go together, develop strategies to help solve these word puzzles and work together in teams to solve problems.