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## What are the truth values of a proposition?

**If a proposition is true, then we say it has a truth value of “true”; if a proposition is false, its truth value is “false”**. For example, “Grass is green”, and “2 + 5 = 5” are propositions. The first proposition has the truth value of “true” and the second “false”.

## What is the truth value?

In logic and mathematics, a truth value, sometimes called a logical value, is **a value indicating the relation of a proposition to truth**.

## How do you determine the truth value of a proposition?

**Calculating the Truth Value of a Compound Proposition**

- For a conjunction to be true, both conjuncts must be true.
- For a disjunction to be true, at least one disjunct must be true.
- A conditional is true except when the antecedent is true and the consequent false.

## What is truth value philosophy?

Truth Value: **the property of a statement of being either true or false**. All statements (by definition of “statements”) have truth value; we are often interested in determining truth value, in other words in determining whether a statement is true or false.

## What is the truth value of the compound proposition P → Q ↔ P if P is false and Q is true?

Tautologies and Contradictions

Operation | Notation | Summary of truth values |
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Negation | ¬p | The opposite truth value of p |

Conjunction | p∧q | True only when both p and q are true |

Disjunction | p∨q | False only when both p and q are false |

Conditional | p→q | False only when p is true and q is false |

## What is a truth value assignment?

In mathematical logic (especially model theory), a valuation is **an assignment of truth values to formal sentences that follows a truth schema**. Valuations are also called truth assignments. In propositional logic, there are no quantifiers, and formulas are built from propositional variables using logical connectives.

## Are the statements P → q ∨ R and P → q ∨ P → are logically equivalent?

Since columns corresponding to p∨(q∧r) and (p∨q)∧(p∨r) match, **the propositions are logically equivalent**. This particular equivalence is known as the Distributive Law.

## Which of the proposition is p ∧ P ∨ q is?

The proposition p∧(∼p∨q) is: **a tautology**. **logically equivalent to p∧q**.

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## Is p ∧ p ∨ q )) → QA tautology?

∵ **All true ∴ Tautology proved**.

## What is the truth value of P ∨ Q?

So because we don’t have statements on either side of the “and” symbol that are both true, the statment ~p∧q is false. So ~p∧q=F. Now that we know the truth value of everything in the parintheses (~p∧q), we can join this statement with ∨p to give us the final statement **(~p∧q)∨p**.

Truth Tables.

p | q | p∨q |
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T |
F |
T |

F |
T |
T |

F |
F |
F |

## Is P → Q → [( P → Q → QA tautology?

(p → q) ∧ (q → p). (This is often written as p ↔ q). Definitions: **A compound proposition that is always True is called a tautology**.

## What is the logical equivalent of P ↔ Q?

⌝(P→Q) is logically equivalent to **⌝(⌝P∨Q)**. Hence, by one of De Morgan’s Laws (Theorem 2.5), ⌝(P→Q) is logically equivalent to ⌝(⌝P)∧⌝Q.

## What is the equivalent truth value of a converse statement?

A conditional statement is logically equivalent to **its contrapositive**. Converse: Suppose a conditional statement of the form “If p then q” is given. The converse is “If q then p.” Symbolically, the converse of p q is q p.

## Which of the following is logically equivalent to ∼ P ↔ Q?

∴∼(∼p⇒q)≡**∼p∧∼q**. Was this answer helpful?

## Which of the following is logically equivalent to P → PV q )]?

⌝(P→Q) is logically equivalent to **⌝(⌝P∨Q)**.

## What is a proposition that is always false?

A compound proposition is called **a contradiction** if it is always false, no matter what the truth values of the propositions (e.g., p A ¬p =T no matter what is the value of p.

## Which of the following is logically equivalent to an inverse statement?

**The converse** is logically equivalent to the inverse of the original conditional statement.

## Which of the following proposition is converse of Proposition P -> Q?

CONVERSE, CONTRAPOSITIVE, AND INVERSE

The proposition **q → p** is called the converse of p → q. The contrapositive of p → q is the proposition ¬q → ¬p. The proposition ¬p → ¬q is called the inverse of p → q.

## What is the truth value of the conditional statement when the hypothesis is false and the conclusion is true?

In the truth table above, p q is only false when the hypothesis (p) is true and the conclusion (q) is false; otherwise it is true. Note that a conditional is a compound statement.

Definition: A Conditional Statement is…

p | q | p q |
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F | T | T |

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