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#1 2012-09-08 09:13:17

zee-f
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help deductive and inductive

Hi I need help fixing my answer neutral

5. There are two barbers in a town. Barber A has a clean shop and a nice hair-cut. Barber B has a dirty shop and a horrible hair-cut. If you want to get a good haircut, which barber should you go to? Explain why.

5. I would go to barber A if I want to get a good haircut because I have a statement and general information that say barber A has a clean shop and a nice hair-cut and barber B has the opposite.

That was incorrect my teacher said

#5  This problem tells us that there are only 2 barbers in town.  So, who do you think probably gave Barber A his nice haircut?  And is there a logical reason that Barber B's shop is messy?


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#2 2012-09-08 09:22:14

bobbym
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Re: help deductive and inductive

Hi;

I would go to B.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

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#3 2012-09-08 09:30:36

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Re: help deductive and inductive

Hey,

but why B I mean it says A is cleaner and has a good haircut?


One, who adopts patience, will never be deprived of success though it may take a long time to reach him. Imam ali (as)<3

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#4 2012-09-08 09:35:21

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Re: help deductive and inductive

So B must have cut A's hair!


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

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#5 2012-09-08 09:39:35

zee-f
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Re: help deductive and inductive

oooooh yeah uuuuuuuh I feel retarded I didn't read the question right neutral

Thanks Bobbym


One, who adopts patience, will never be deprived of success though it may take a long time to reach him. Imam ali (as)<3

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#6 2012-09-08 09:40:30

bobbym
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Re: help deductive and inductive

How much does B charge? Where is his shop located?


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

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#7 2012-09-08 19:38:27

bob bundy
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Re: help deductive and inductive

and maybe the reason A's shop is so clean is because he has no customers.  I'm inferring ( type of reasoning ? ) that other people know more about A than we have been told.

Bob

I can take up to 8 courses a year am currently taking biology and geometry I finished English, PE, American government  and algebra.

Wow!  That's a lot to do,  all by self study.  Well done!  smile  So do you have plans for what to do next ?


You cannot teach a man anything;  you can only help him find it within himself..........Galileo Galilei

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#8 2012-09-09 02:52:54

zee-f
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Re: help deductive and inductive

Thanks for the help I fixed my answer and got a 10 since I only got one question wrong and fixed it after the first revision smile

Thanks Bob bundy it is a lot of work but it's always worth it in the end. I have a lot of work left.  I am planning on taking English 10, U.S. History, World Geography 0.5 credit,speech 0.5 credit and anatomy I will be done with these course by December then I will start 11 grade.


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#9 2012-09-09 02:57:36

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Re: help deductive and inductive

Hi;

I am planning on taking English 10, U.S. History, World Geography 0.5 credit,speech 0.5 credit and anatomy

I am not seeing any math in there?!


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

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#10 2012-09-09 03:21:45

zee-f
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Re: help deductive and inductive

I am taking geometry this year and next year I will be taking algebra 2. smile


One, who adopts patience, will never be deprived of success though it may take a long time to reach him. Imam ali (as)<3

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#11 2012-09-09 03:24:53

bobbym
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Re: help deductive and inductive

Hi zee-f;

I think you will enjoy Algebra 2. I have never asked you about your plans after you graduate. Will you head to the work? Or will you seek higher education?


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

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#12 2012-09-09 07:01:11

zee-f
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Re: help deductive and inductive

Hi bobbym,

I think I'll enjoy it to. I am planning on going to college and be a pharmacists, after  I graduate.


One, who adopts patience, will never be deprived of success though it may take a long time to reach him. Imam ali (as)<3

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#13 2012-09-09 08:55:11

bobbym
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Re: help deductive and inductive

Hi zee-f;

That is very good!


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

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#14 2012-09-10 23:04:35

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Re: help deductive and inductive

Hi manihar234;

Did you read post1-4?


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

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