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1

Why would Socrates say that an example is not definition?

A defintion is a statement of a form that makes a thing to be a kind of thing it is whether it is a book or a horse or a pious action

2

Why is any example of an oak tree inherently ambigous as an explanation of meaning of an Oak tree

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3

Empirical Methods of Inquiry

Methods of observation or experiment

4

Why will empirical methods be inadequate in any attempt to answer Socrates's question about the form of piety

The form of impiety

5

Dialetic

Certain art of discussion

6

State of the principle of contradiction.

The principle of the norm or asserts that nothing can be both be the case not be the case at the same time

7

What does it mean to say that the principle of contradiction is a normative

principle of reason that cant't be assess