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**matthayzon89** A is not a statement. For sure. B, C are statements (I have these problems graded from my previous test but I am trying to understand how to come up with the answer). Also, I am pretty sure that statement or proposition need to be true or false, so if they are either true or false they are statements, but if the answer is infinity or completely unpredictable like x=2 then it is NOT a statement, b/c you don't know whether this is true, b/c I can say x=5, or x=2092 so every time you claim x is a different value you are redefining your definition of true and basically saying your previous definition of x was false. therefore, true and false at the sametime= NOT a statement.

So, I think I know why statement B is true also, because saying "All politicians are honest" is a universal statement. So, universal statements can either be true or false, but not both, its Either the case that "All politicians are honest" is true, **OR** it is NOT the case that "All politicians are honest" is true. Therefore, since there is an **"OR"** in the sentence, we can assume it is in fact a statement! if thats OR was an AND then it would be false (not a statement). What do you think?