Business and Management
Submitted By TrackGAWD
Name: Ronald D. Fuller, Jr. Date: November 17, 2014
Unit Test 2: Inductive and Deductive Reasoning 1. Explain the difference between inductive and deductive reasoning. Give a real world example in which you would use each. You must use COMPLETE sentences in order to receive full credit. (6 points)
Deductive Reasoning is using facts and proving things.
Inductive Reasoning is you have prior knowledge to make an inference. 2. Define (2 points each): a. Conjecture: is guess that is based on known information
b. Counterexample: example that is used to disprove a statement
Use your knowledge of inductive reasoning to determine the next item in the sequence. Describe the pattern below the problem. (3 points each) 3. 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21 4. 1, -3, 9, -27, 41 5. , ,_____
For this problem, I had to For this one, I had to This problem was a
Add up by the first number to multiply by -3. Combination of both
Get the sum. A triangle, and a square.
Determine if the following conjectures are true or false. If the conjecture is false, then provide a counterexample. (4 points each) 6. Supplementary angles are adjacent. 7. When multiplying any 2 even numbers, the product
True. is positive. False. If two angles aren’t multiplied any two even…...