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 2 years ago
Let p and q represent the statements:
p: Jose is running track.
q: Jose is not winning the race.
Express the following statement symbolically:
Jose is winning the race..... a) p.. b) q.. c)~q.. d) ~p
 2 years ago
Let p and q represent the statements: p: Jose is running track. q: Jose is not winning the race. Express the following statement symbolically: Jose is winning the race..... a) p.. b) q.. c)~q.. d) ~p

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hali12
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@jim_thompson5910 is this the same as the last ones?

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0q: Jose is not winning the race.

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0~q is the opposite of q

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So if q says one thing then ~q (NOT q) says the complete opposite thing q says

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so ~q is like saying Jose is NOT not winning the race ...a bit confusing, but the two "not"s cancel giving us ~q: Jose is winning the race

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0p is the statement Jose is running track

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0does that have anything to do with "Jose is winning the race" ?

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so "Jose is winning the race" doesn't involve p at all

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0reread what I wrote at the beginning of this thread

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0and hopefully something will click

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0closer, but still no

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0look above to see why

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I wrote it out at the top

hali12
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ohh i didnt even relize it, wow.... thank you so much, i also have 2 more, i have one that i really dont know

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0its ok, i was wondering about that lol

hali12
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Look at the argument below. Which of the following symbolic statements shows the setup used to find the validity of the argument? If Mario studies hard, then he gets good grades. Mario got good grades. Therefore, Mario studied hard. p: Mario studies hard. q: Mario gets good grades

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0First off, is that argument valid?

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh wait, nvm they're asking a different question

hali12
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1a.) [(p → q) ∧ ~q] .'.p b.)[(p → q) → q] ∴ p c.)[(p → q) ∧ q] ∴ q d.) [(p → q) ∧ q] ∴ p

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hmm interesting way to put it

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0"If Mario studies hard, then he gets good grades." translates to ...???

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0p is just "Mario studies hard"

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0how do we incorporate the "he gets good grades" part?

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0"If Mario studies hard, then he gets good grades." translates to p > q

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0now tack on the statement "Mario got good grades" So what does "If Mario studies hard, then he gets good grades. Mario got good grades. " translate to ???

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0~q means he did NOT get good grades, but it clearly says he did

hali12
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1oh ok, thanks, and this will be the last one i promise,: Which of the following is the equivalent of the inverse statement? a.) the negation of the statement.. b.) the converse of the statement.... c.)the contrapositive of the statement... d.)the conditional statement

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0In general Original = contrapositive and inverse = converse

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the inverse of p > q is ~p > ~q  that's equivalent to ~~q > ~~p which is the same as q > p but this is the converse So this shows that the inverse and the converse represent the same thing
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