# chain+of+reasoning

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**consecution**— [kän΄si kyo͞o′shən] n. [ME consecucioun < L consecutio: see CONSECUTIVE] 1. logical sequence; chain of reasoning 2. sequence; succession …52

**theorem**— n. esp. Math. 1 a general proposition not self evident but proved by a chain of reasoning; a truth established by means of accepted truths (cf. PROBLEM). 2 a rule in algebra etc., esp. one expressed by symbols or formulae (binomial theorem).… …53

**infinite regress**— noun : an endless chain of reasoning leading backward by interpolating a third entity between any two entities compare third man …54

**Chainstore paradox**— (or Chain Store paradox ) is a concept that purports to refute standard game theory reasoning. Contents 1 The chain store game 1.1 Induction theory 1.2 Deterrence theory 1.3 …55

**Indian philosophy**— Any of the numerous philosophical systems developed on the Indian subcontinent, including both orthodox (astika) systems, namely, the Nyaya, Vaisheshika, Samkhya, Yoga, Mimamsa, and Vedanta schools of philosophy, and unorthodox (nastika) systems …56

**Bayesian network**— A Bayesian network, Bayes network, belief network or directed acyclic graphical model is a probabilistic graphical model that represents a set of random variables and their conditional dependencies via a directed acyclic graph (DAG). For example …57

**Scientific method**— …58

**Method of analytic tableaux**— A graphical representation of a partially built propositional tableau In proof theory, the semantic tableau (or truth tree) is a decision procedure for sentential and related logics, and a proof procedure for formulas of first order logic. The… …59

**Aggression Replacement Training**— (ART) is manual based program focused on young adolescents, helping them to cope with their aggressive emotions. It is a complex, multichannel, program that uses three coordinated components to reach the youth; Social skills , Anger management… …60

**logic**— logicless, adj. /loj ik/, n. 1. the science that investigates the principles governing correct or reliable inference. 2. a particular method of reasoning or argumentation: We were unable to follow his logic. 3. the system or principles of… …