Ch 1: Mathematical Proofs & Reasoning

About This Chapter

Refresh your understanding of mathematical proofs and reasoning with this collection of short math lessons and quizzes. This convenient online chapter can help you study for an exam, finish homework assignments, get extra math practice or get ahead in class.

Mathematical Proofs & Reasoning - Chapter Summary

This collection of fun math lessons covers basic mathematical proof and reasoning concepts. You can expect to evaluate a variety of mathematical proofs and explore the applications of mathematical induction and deductive reasoning. Upon completion of the chapter you should be able to:

  • Recognize examples of mathematical proofs
  • Define the concept of deductive reasoning
  • Explain the uses of mathematical induction
  • Understand the steps that are involved in proof by induction

These lessons present proof and reasoning topics in an engaging and easy-to-understand manner. Take the accompanying self-assessment quizzes to make sure you fully understand the material. Our instructors are available to answer any questions you may have, and you can use any Internet-connected device to access the chapter.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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