Equivalences

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CSE 1400 Applied Discrete Mathematics Equivalences Department of Computer Sciences College of Engineering Florida Tech Fall 2011 Abstract Establishing equivalences is a common activity. When two things have a common property they can be called equivalent. Describe an equivalence among 0, 2, 4, and 6. Describe an equivalence among blue , red , green , tan . How are , , , equivalent? How are , , equivalent? Is every thing equivalent to itself? If one thing is equivalent to a second thing, is the second thing equivalent to the ﬁrst? If one thing is equivalent to a second thing and the second thing is equivalent to a third, is the ﬁrst thing equivalent to the third thing?

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Unformatted text preview: Can you partition the animal kingdom by the way the move? Fish, penguins and people can swim. I’m going to say beetles cannot, but I am not certain that is true. Penguins and peole also walk on two legs. This type of information can be recorded in a table of True and False values. Method of Motion cse 1400 applied discrete mathematics equivalences 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 Do you see information in the matrix that tells you the “motion” relation is reﬂexive? Do you see information in the matrix that tells you the “motion” relation is symmetric? But, is “motion” is transitive?...
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