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6. (a) Prove with Boolean algebra that (x + y) (x' + y) = y. Give a reason
for each step in your proof. (b) Show the dual proof of part (a).
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6. (a) Prove with Boolean algebra that (x + y) (x' + y) = y. Give a reason for each step in your proof. (b) Show the dual proof of part (a).

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