Posted by B.B. on Sunday, July 19, 2009 at 5:49pm.
Write the negation of the following: A snowy day is cold. My answer is: A snowy day is not snowy. Is my answer correct?

Math  Damon, Sunday, July 19, 2009 at 6:45pm
A snowy day is not cold?

Math  B.B., Sunday, July 19, 2009 at 7:36pm
I meant to say A cold day is not snowy is my answer.

Math  B.B., Sunday, July 19, 2009 at 11:47pm
Is this correct?

Math  MathMate, Monday, July 20, 2009 at 9:01am
You have not specified whether the given statement is a sentence, the negation of which was provided by Damon. If it is a proposition, which would have been stated as follows:
If it snows, then it is cold.
The negation of the above proposition would be:
If it is not cold, it is not snowing.

Math  Anonymous, Tuesday, July 21, 2009 at 4:50am
A snowy day is cold.
Well, if it is in logic form then
Hypothesis: If snowy, then cold.
Converse: If cold, then snowy. (maybe)
Inverse: If not snowy, then not cold. (maybe)
Contrapositive: If not cold, then not snowy. (true if hypothesis is true)
Answer This Question
Related Questions
 Math  Write the negation of the following: A snowy day is cold.
 language arts  which is the best paraphrase of these lines from "January"? Fat ...
 LA Check please  which is the best paraphrase of these lines from "January"? ...
 Geography (Ms. Sue)  Why doesn't all of Alaska have cold, snowy winters? My ...
 Physics  Compare the maximum speeds at which a car can safely navigate a flat, ...
 physical science  what happens to a helium balloon if you take it from a warm ...
 Stats  I have a test on this tomorrow and I swear he didn't teach this and the ...
 environmental science  Concord, New Hampshire has cold snowy winters (average ...
 physics  It's a snowy day and you're pulling a friend along a level road on a ...
 Poetry  Which of the following poems is an English sonnet a)The Red Wheelbarrow...
More Related Questions