# How do you derive this argument?

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Please put the following argument in standard logical form

The premises are consistent or inconsistent. If the premises are consistent, then the argument is invalid. An argument is invalid only if the conclusion is false. The conclusion is a contradiction if the conclusion is false. If the premises are inconsistent then the argument is valid. The argument is valid only if the conclusion is true. Therefore the conclusion is a contradiction or it is true.

Prove this argument is valid by a derivation.

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