Dr Tom Kerns



Assignment hurley6.2

Truth functions and truth tables


This assignment is due to be completed by Tuesday November 10th

This exercise will be available from Nov 4th to Nov 25th

In this assignment you will learn:

  • definitions of each of the five logical operators
  • how to represent the meanings of the operators using truth tables
  • how to compute the truth value of symbolized statements
  • how to compute the truth value of longer English propositions


  • Read chapter 6.2 of Hurley’s A Concise Introduction to Logic.

Optional Learning Aids

  • The Learning Logic tutorial on chapter 6.2


  • Login to iLrn
  • Navigate to the assignment titled hurley6.2
  • 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.