The several steps of deductive reasoning shall now be considered in turn as we proceed.
deductive reasoning proceeds by discovering particular truths from general truths.
But what it could all portend was a problem beyond the power of my imagination or deductive reasoning.
As we have said, deductive reasoning is the process of discovering particular truths from a general truth.
The general truths which are used as the basis of deductive reasoning are discovered in several ways.
Thus by deductive reasoning we get some insight into the method of organization.
Similarly, by detecting likenesses, a knowledge of deductive reasoning is acquired.
Logicians generally distinguish between two branches of their science, inductive and deductive reasoning.
It applies to both inductive and deductive reasoning, and is the form in which these processes are presented.
One may develop his faculty or power of deductive reasoning by pursuing certain lines of study.