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Writing Assignment: Conditional Statements
Each problem is worth 25 points (5 points per part)
Total Points: 50
1. A conditional statement is an “if-then” statement. Answer the following questions
based on a conditional statement you write.
a. Write a conditional statement.
If I study hard, then I will get good grades.
b. State the hypothesis and conclusion.
The hypothesis is: I study hard. c. The conclusion is: I will get good grades. Write the converse of the conditional statement. If the converse is false, give a
counterexample.
The converse is: If I get good grades, then I study hard. d. Write the inverse of the conditional statement.
The inverse is: If I do not study hard, then I will not get good grades.
e. Write the contrapositive of the conditional statement.
The contrapositive is: If I do not get good grades, then I did not study hard. 2. Conditional statements are used in advertising in the form of a slogan. Find a
slogan from the Internet for a product (food, cars, drinks, cosmetics, clothing, etc).
a. Copy and paste the slogan below, be sure to include the url address. Write a
conditional statement for the slogan you found.
If you want to impress someone, put him on your Black list.
b. State the hypothesis and conclusion.
The hypothesis is: you want to impress someone.
c. The conclusion is: put him on your Black list. Write the converse of the conditional statement. If the converse is false, give a
counterexample.
The converse is: If you put him on your Black list, you want to impress someone. d. Write the inverse of the conditional statement.
The inverse is: If you do not want to impress someone, do not put him on your Black list. e. Write the contrapositive of the conditional statement.
The contrapositive is: If you did not put him on your Black list, you do not want to impress someone. ...

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