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Chapter 6.2, Problem 22ES

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**Use an element argument to prove each statement in 7-22. Assume that all sets are subsets of a universal set ****U.**

For all sets *A*, *B*, and *C,*

To determine

Find the mistake in the following “proof” that for all sets

Proof; Suppose

Then, by definition of difference,

**Given information:**

Let

**Concept used:**

**Calculation:**

Consider the statement

Proof suppose

The objective is to find the mistake in the above statement.

Suppose

“If

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