Mathematics

Question

Select the term that best describes the statement. If a polygon has six sides, then it is a hexagon.
A. Conjunction
B. Disjunction
C. Negation
D. Conditional

2 Answer

  • its actually conditional...
  • Answer:

    Statement is conditional.

    Step-by-step explanation:

    Given the statement

    "If a polygon has six sides, then it is a hexagon"

    Option A:  Conjunction

    A conjunction statement is a compound statement which is formed by joining two statements with connector AND.

    Hence, not a conjunction statement

    Option B: Disjunction

    A disjunction statement is a compound statement which is formed by joining two statements with connector OR.

    Hence, not a disjunction statement

    Option C: Negation

    Opposite of a given statement is negation of statement

    Option D:  Conditional

    Conditional statement is an if-then statement

    As given statement is if-then statement therefore called conditional statement.

    Option D is correct

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