Math Chapter 2 Vocabulary

  1. conjecture
    unproven statement that is based on observations
  2. inductive reasoning
    when you find a pattern in specific cases and then write a conjecture for the general case
  3. counterexample
    a specific case for which the conjecture is false
  4. conditional statement
    logical statement with hypothesis and conclusion
  5. p
    hypothesis
  6. q
    conclusion
  7. if then form
    the "if" part contains the hypothesis and the "then" part contains the conclusion
  8. converse
    switch hypothesis and conclusion
  9. inverse
    original negative
  10. contrapositive
    converse negative
  11. equivalent statements
    when 2 statements are both true or both false
  12. perpendicular lines
    when two lines intersect to form right angle.
  13. biconditional statement
    contains phrase if and only if
  14. 4 phrases
    • implies
    • if then
  15. deductive reasoning
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Math Chapter 2 Vocabulary
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Math Chapter 2 Vocabulary
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