Dr Tom Kerns



Assignment hurley4.1

Categorical Propositions


This assignment is due to be completed by Friday October 23rd

This exercise will be available from Oct 1st to Oct 31st

In this assignment you will learn:

  • what a categorical proposition is
  • what subject terms and predicate terms are
  • What a copula (connector) is
  • what a quantifier is (All, No or Some)


Read chapter 4.1 of Hurley’s A Concise Introduction to Logic.

Optional Learning Aids

Sections 4.1 of the Learning Logic program, available either on iLrn or on the CD that came with your Hurley textbook


  • Login to iLrn
  • Navigate to the assignment titled hurley4.1
  • Open that assignment and do those exercises
  • You may re-do the exercises a second time if you like, and a third time, but it won’t allow you to do them more than three times.
  • iLrn will record the score you earn on the final time you did the assignment.