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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 a number is even, then it is divisible by 2
b. State the hypothesis and conclusion.
Hypothesis: A number is even. c. Conclusion: It is divisible by 2. Write the converse of the conditional statement. If the converse is false, give a
counterexample.
The converse of the conditional statement is: If a number is divisible by 2, then it is even. d. Write the inverse of the conditional statement.
The inverse of the conditional statement: If a number is not even, then it is not divisible by 2.
e. Write the contrapositive of the conditional statement.
If a number is not divisible by 2, then it is not even. 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.
"It's finger lickin' good"- KFC.
Source:
b. State the hypothesis and conclusion.
Hypothesis: You eat KFC
Conclusion: It's finger lickin' good
c. Write the converse of the conditional statement. If the converse is false, give a
counterexample. "If it's finger lickin' good, then you are eating KFC". False, some people have a different taste than others. For s d. Write the inverse of the conditional statement.
"If you do not eat KFC, then it is not finger lickin' good." e. Write the contrapositive of the conditional statement.
"If it is not finger lickin' good, then you are not eating KFC." ...

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