4.7 Mathematics Reasoning, SPM Paper 2 (Long Questions)

Question 8:(a) State whether the following sentence is a statement or not a statement. x + 7 = 9(b) Complete the following compound statement by writing the word ‘or’ or ‘and’ to form a true statement.23 = 6 …… 5 × 0 = 0(c) Write down Premise 2 to complete the following argument:Premise 1: All … Read more4.7 Mathematics Reasoning, SPM Paper 2 (Long Questions)

4.6 Deduction and Induction

4.6 Deduction and Induction (A) Reasoning by Deduction and Induction 1. Reasoning by deduction is a process of making a conclusion for a specific case based on a given general statement. 2. Reasoning by induction is a process of making a generalization based on specific cases. Maths Tip 1. General statement  →  Special conclusion  → Deduction 2. … Read more4.6 Deduction and Induction

4.2 Quantifiers ‘All’ and ‘Some’

4.2 Quantifiers ‘All’ and ‘Some’   Statement using ‘All’ and ‘Some’ 1. Quantifiers are words that denote the number of objects or cases  referred to in a given statement. 2. Quantifier ‘all’, ‘any’ and ‘every’ describe each and every object or  case. 3. Quantifier ‘some’, ‘several’ and ‘part of’ describe one or more  objects or cases.   … Read more4.2 Quantifiers ‘All’ and ‘Some’

4.7 Mathematics Reasoning, SPM Paper 2 (Long Questions)

Question 6: (a) Complete the following mathematical sentence by writing the symbol > or <.   (i) 53____ 20 is a false statement.   (ii) – 3 ____ – 10 is a true statement. (b) Complete the conclusion in the following argument:  Premise 1 : If  n 1 2 = n , then  4 1 2 = 4 =2.   Premise 2 :  … Read more4.7 Mathematics Reasoning, SPM Paper 2 (Long Questions)

4.7 Mathematics Reasoning, SPM Paper 2 (Long Questions)

Question 4: (a) Combine the following two statements to form one true statement.   Statement 1: (– 3)² = 9   Statement 2: –3 (3) = 19 (b) Complete the premise in the following argument: Premise 1: _____________________ Premise 2: x is a multiple of 25. Conclusion: x is a divisible of 5. (c) Make a … Read more4.7 Mathematics Reasoning, SPM Paper 2 (Long Questions)

4.7 Mathematics Reasoning, SPM Paper 2 (Long Questions)

Question 1: (a) State if each of the following statements is true or false.  (i) (i)  2 4 =16  and  12÷ 27 3 =3.  (ii) 17 is a prime number or an even number. (b) Complete the statement, in the answer space, to form a true statement by   using the quantifier ‘all’ or ‘some’. (c) Write … Read more4.7 Mathematics Reasoning, SPM Paper 2 (Long Questions)