Math 1190 - Introduction to Sets and Logic

Midterm B - Solutions

Problem 1

Problem 2

The proposition is a tautology, because the last column of the following truth table consists entirely of T's. In grading this question, I looked at whether you correctly inferred the answer from the truth table. In other words, to get credit, you had to be consistent with whatever was given in your truth table.

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Problem 3a

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Problem 3b

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To receive full credit, it was not necessary to give the intermediate steps in this problem. A correct final answer was enough. But if you did include intermediate steps, then I looked at them for partial credit (positive or negative).

Problem 4

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