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What premise is being assumed in this argument?

Asked by Kdelapla, Last updated: Oct 22, 2020

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Answered Jan 25, 2018

Most high school teachers have a university degree.

The answer is (B). The use of probably indicates that the implicit assumption isnt (A), which would guarantee that John has a university degree. (C) is false, but even if it was true, the conclusion wouldnt follow.
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