What is induction and deduction? (Asked Anamika Singh)

Answer:

Induction and deduction are the two ways of arriving at conclusions in Philosophy.

In **induction**, you start with a limited number of observations and *increase *that number by generalizing.

in **deduction**, you start with a set of possibilities and reduce it until a smaller subset remains.

Read more at : –

- http://www.dummies.com/how-to/content/thinking-logically-deduction-and-induction.html
- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deduction_and_induction
- https://school.carm.org/amember/files/demo3/2_logic/deduction_induction.htm
- http://www.butte.edu/~wmwu/iLogic/1.3/iLogic_1_3.html