Is this an argument?

Can you please tell me whether the following sentence is an argument: “Hydrogen is lighter than oxygen if it is the lightest element”?

4 Answers

  1. First, if you state that hydrogen is an element then you should state that oxygen is also an element.
    The sentence you provided is rather a statement than an argument.

    Carolina Cat Carolina Cat Answered
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  2. An argument is a fact or statement that supports a proposition while a hypothesis supports an argument.
    It is composed with the help of “if…then”

    KK KK Answered
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  3. If you are talking about formal logic in your argument, then add that ‘Oxygen is an element’.

    Ratib Ratib Answered
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  4. It is not an argument it is a common fact. You can’t really argue the commonly known facts you can only argue your own thoughts and opinions.

    Brut Brut Answered
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