## Geometry: Common Core (15th Edition)

If $x^2=9$, then x=3 Converse: False
In order to create a converse, switch the order of the two statements provided. This gives: If $x^2=9$, then x=3 We see that the converse is false by using a counterexample. $x=-3$ would satisfy the equation $x^2=9$, but it would not satisfy the equation x=3.