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anonymous
 one year ago
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If a polygon has six sides, then it is called a hexagon.
Identify the contrapositive of the conditional statement.
A
If a polygon is not called a hexagon, then it does not have six sides.
B
If a polygon does not have six sides, then it is not called a hexagon.
C
If a polygon has six sides, then it is not called a hexagon.
D
If a polygon is called a hexagon, then it has six sides.
anonymous
 one year ago
Need help! If a polygon has six sides, then it is called a hexagon. Identify the contrapositive of the conditional statement. A If a polygon is not called a hexagon, then it does not have six sides. B If a polygon does not have six sides, then it is not called a hexagon. C If a polygon has six sides, then it is not called a hexagon. D If a polygon is called a hexagon, then it has six sides.

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UnkleRhaukus
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the contrapositive of \[P\implies Q\]is\[\neg Q\implies \neg P\]

UnkleRhaukus
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0option B is not the CONTRAPOSITIVE, option B is an INVERSION of the original statement; \(\neg P\implies\neg Q\)

UnkleRhaukus
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The original statement is the implication: If a polygon has six sides, then it is called a hexagon. i.e. If \(P\), then \(Q\)
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