Determine whether the following argument is valid.

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Mathematics

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Premises: If Sally studies music, then she is artistic.

Sally is not artistic.

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Conclusion: Sally does not study music.

Is it? Premises :p→q

                          p

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Conclusion: q

p: sally is not artistic

q: Sally does not study music

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Sally is not artistic implies that Sally does not study music

Hence, p---->q

Therefore your answer is correct.

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