4.7.4 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 more4.7.4 Mathematics Reasoning, SPM Paper 2 (Long Questions)

4.7.3 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 more4.7.3 Mathematics Reasoning, SPM Paper 2 (Long Questions)

4.7.2 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 more4.7.2 Mathematics Reasoning, SPM Paper 2 (Long Questions)

4.7.1 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 more4.7.1 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