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moongazer
 4 years ago
What is the meaning of "converse" and "inverse" in Math?
moongazer
 4 years ago
What is the meaning of "converse" and "inverse" in Math?

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moongazer
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0It has something to do with logic

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0converse: q > p the hypothesis and the conclusion switch places  the conclusion becomes the hypothesis, the hypothesis becomes the conclusion.. inverse: not p > not q negate both the hypothesis and the conclusion

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0converse of a statement that says "if P then Q" is the statement "if Q, then P"

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0contrapositive (a combination of the converse and the inverse): not q > not p negate and switch the hypothesis and the conclusion..

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0converse: If I am in China, then I am in Bejing. (The conclusion and hypothesis have switched places. Notice that the converse of a true conditional statement is not guaranteed to be true.)

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0for example, converse of "if \(x=3\) then \(x^2=9\)" is "if \(x^2=9\) then \(x=3\) first statement is true, second is false, which means the converse of a statement is not logically equivalent to the statement

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0inverse: If I am not in Bejing, then I am not in China. (Like the converse, the inverse of a true condition may not always true.).

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0contrapositive: If I am not in China, then I am not in Bejing. (Note: If the conditional statement is true, the contrapositive will always be true too.)

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0converse is when you switch them. like girls who wear converse sneakers when the play basketball the ball makes a swoosh sound when it goes in. so think converse swoosh and swoosh sounds like switch.

amistre64
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i always think converse and inverse in logic is backwards

amistre64
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0inverse to me is an undoing; so q > p would make sense; but its not lol

moongazer
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So if the statement says "All pairs of vertical angles are congruent angles." the inverse will be: "All pairs of angles that are not vertical angles are not congruent angles." and the converse is: "All pairs that are congruent angles are vertical angles." and the contrapositive is: "All pairs that are not congruent angles are not vertical angles." Is this correct?

amistre64
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0can you form that into an if then statement?

amistre64
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0if "a pair of angles are vertical", then "they are congruent" looks to be a good mock up of it ...

amistre64
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so yeah, that looks good

moongazer
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0How about this? So if the statement says "All pairs of vertical angles are congruent angles." the inverse will be: "If All pairs of angles are not vertical angles, then all pairs of angles are not congruent." and the converse is: "If all pairs of angles are congruent, then all pairs of angles are vertical." and the contrapositive is: "If all pairs of angles are not congruent, then all pairs of angles are not vertical."

amistre64
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yep, inverse negates, converse swaps, and contraP negates and swaps
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