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anonymous
 one year ago
Write a statement in symbolic form
A bobcat cannot purr if and only if a panther does not have a long tail.
anonymous
 one year ago
Write a statement in symbolic form A bobcat cannot purr if and only if a panther does not have a long tail.

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UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2"if and only if" .... what type of statement is it?

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2there's an original statement, negation, converse, contrapositive, biconditional.... if and only if fits one of those definitions. ^

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2if and only if is a biconditional statement with this <> notation

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2@Lynnmichael2 in symbolic terms it's P<> Q so what is your P and what is your Q in this case?

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2that's backwards... it is true that a biconditional statement creates if p then q and if q then p , but we are just trying to represent that sentence in symbolic notation

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2so who's the p and who's the q for that entire sentence? we know if and only if is represented by <> in symbolic notation A bobcat cannot purr <> a panther does not have a long tail.

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2P is on the left of <> Q is on the right of <>

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2that p is bobcat and q is panther

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2A bobcat cannot purr <> a panther does not have a long tail. P: bobcat can't purr Q: panther doesn't have a long tail P<> Q

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thank you. It helps me understand. I am new to this site. So appreciate
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