## Affirming the Consequent Summary

(also known as: converse error, fallacy of the consequent, asserting the consequent, affirmation of the consequent) New Terminology: Consequent: the propositional component of a conditional proposition whose truth is conditional; or simply put, what comes after the “then” in an “if/then” statement. Antecedent: the propositional component of a conditional proposition… Read More »Affirming the Consequent Summary