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Chapter 6.2, Problem 23ES

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Find the mistake in the following : proof” that for all sets *A*,*B*, and *C*, if
*x *such that
*x *such that
*x *such that
*x *such

To determine

Fill in the blanks in the following proof that for all sets A and B,

Proof: Let A and B be any sets and suppose

**Given information:**

Let

**Concept used:**

**Calculation:**

Let

The objective is to fill the given blanks using the proof of the result

Prove the result using contradiction method.

Suppose that

Let

By the definition of intersection,

Then by the definition of set difference,

In particular,

Thus, the supposition that

Hence, the result is

Use above proof for the result

Fill the blanks as below,

Let

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