In the previous post, we have discussed compound propositions. We learned that compound proposition is a proposition formed from simple propositions using some logical connectors. The first logical connector that we are going learn is about “not” which is used for negation. The negation of a proposition p denoted by ~p (read as “not p”) […]

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# Yearly Archives: 2016

## Introduction to Compound Propositions

In the previous post, we have learned about propositions. We learned that propositions are statements that are either true or false but not both. In this post, we are going to combine two or more propositions using words such as and, or, and if and then. Two or more propositions combined are called compound propositions […]

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## Understanding Propositions

In the previous post, I have promised that we will take our discussion about mathematical proofs to the next level. We will start this journey by learning about propositions. In our daily lives, we often encounter statements that are either true or false. Some examples are shown below. 1.) Australia is an island continent. 2.) […]

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