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## How do you determine if something is a tautological consequence?

*It's consequent a must have a T it cannot have an F.*

## How do you prove tautological equivalence?

To check that it is a tautology, we **use a truth table**. In words, if p implies q, and q is false, then so is p. If I love math then I will pass this course; but I know that I will fail it.

## What is meant by a tautological implication?

It follows from the definition that if a formula is a contradiction, then tautologically implies every formula, because there is no truth valuation that causes to be true, and so the definition of tautological implication is **trivially satisfied**.

## How does a truth table show tautology?

If you are given a statement and want to determine if it is a tautology, then all you need to do is construct a truth table for the statement and look at the truth values in the final column. If all of the values are T (for true), then the statement is a tautology.

## What is an example of tautology?

Tautology is the use of different words to say the same thing twice in the same statement. ‘**The money should be adequate enough**‘ is an example of tautology. Synonyms: repetition, redundancy, verbiage, iteration More Synonyms of tautology.

## Why do propositions implies tautology?

It follows from the definition that if a proposition p is a contradiction then p tautologically implies every proposition, because **there is no truth valuation that causes p to be true** and so the definition of tautological implication is trivially satisfied.

## What is a tautology if P and Q are statements show whether the statement is a tautology or not?

**A proposition P is a tautology if it is true under all circumstances**. It means it contains the only T in the final column of its truth table. Example: Prove that the statement (p⟶q) ↔(∼q⟶∼p) is a tautology. As the final column contains all T’s, so it is a tautology.

## Which statement is the tautology statement?

A tautology is a compound statement in Maths which **always results in Truth value**. It doesn’t matter what the individual part consists of, the result in tautology is always true.

Tautology Logic Symbols.

Symbols | Meaning | Representation |
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⇔ | If and only if |
A⇔B |

## Which proposition is tautology?

Definitions: **A compound proposition that is always True** is called a tautology. Two propositions p and q are logically equivalent if their truth tables are the same. Namely, p and q are logically equivalent if p ↔ q is a tautology.

## Which of the following propositions is tautology a Pvq → q B PV Q → P C PV P → Q d both B & C?

Explanation: **(p v q)→q and p v (p→q)** propositions is tautology.

## Is P → Q ↔ P a tautology a contingency or a contradiction?

The proposition p ∨ ¬(p ∧ q) is also **a tautology** as the following the truth table illustrates. Exercise 2.1.

## Is the conditional statement P → Q → Pa tautology?

~p is a tautology. Definition: A compound statement, that is always true regardless of the truth value of the individual statements, is defined to be a tautology. Let’s look at another example of a tautology.

b | ~b | ~b b |
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T | F | T |

F | T | F |

## Is P ∧ Q ∨ P → Q a tautology?

Therefore, regardless of the truth values of p and q, the truth value of (p∧q)→(p∨q) is T. Thus, **(p∧q)→(p∨q) is a tautology**.

## Is conditional statement tautology?

**A conditional sentence with a tautology as its consequent is a tautology**. That’s because a conditional comes out true on every row in which its consequent is true. But if the consequent is a tautology, it’s true on every row. So the conditional is true on every row, i.e., is a tautology.

## What is a conditional with a tautology as an antecedent and a contradiction as a consequent?

What is a conditional with a tautology as an antecedent and a contingent statement as a consequent? **a contingent statement**. What is a conditional with a contradiction for an antecedent and a contingent statement for a consequent? a tautology.

## What is conditional statement truth table?

As a refresher, conditional statements are made up of two parts, a hypothesis (represented by p) and a conclusion (represented by q). In a truth table, we will **lay out all possible combinations of truth values for our hypothesis and conclusion and use those to figure out the overall truth of the conditional statement**.