Tutor profile: Alexander M.
Identify the sentence in the passive voice and rewrite it in the active voice: 1.) Godzilla woke up. 2.) Godzilla has been destroying the city. 3.) We are running away from the city.
2.) is in the passive voice. The sentence is the active voice is "Godzilla is destroying the city."
1.) Convert the following argument into standard form: Henry is a dog. If Henry is a dog, then Henry is a reptile. Therefore, Henry is reptile. 2.) Then, state if the argument is valid and/or sound and explain why. If the argument is valid, state the form of the argument.
1.) A = henry is a dog, B = henry is a reptile A If A then B Therefore, B 2.) The truth of the premises entails the truth of the conclusion, so the argument is valid. More specifically, the argument is a modus ponens argument. The argument is not sound. The second premise is false. It is not the case if Henry is a dog, then Henry is a reptile.
What is a motif, and give an example of one?
A motif is a recurring thematic element. An example of a motif is the motif of addiction in David Foster Wallace's Infinite Jest. The main characters each face different addictions, whether it be to entertainment or drugs.