Thinking Mathematically (6th Edition)

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Chapter 3 - Logic - 3.6 Negations of Conditional Statements and De Morgan's Law - Exercise Set 3.6 - Page 178: 18


The movie is neither interesting nor entertaining.

Work Step by Step

It is not the case that the movie is interesting or entertaining. Let p and q represent the following statements: p: The movie is interesting. q: The movie is entertaining. The statement is of the form ~(p v q). An equivalent statement is ∼p ∧ ∼q. Therefore, the given statement is equivalent to: The movie is neither interesting nor entertaining.
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