   Chapter 8.5, Problem 5TY ### Discrete Mathematics With Applicat...

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Section ### Discrete Mathematics With Applicat...

5th Edition
EPP + 1 other
ISBN: 9781337694193
Textbook Problem
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# If A is a set that is partially odereed with respect to a relation ≤ and if a and b are elements of A, we say that a and b are elements of A, we say that a and b are comparable if, comparable if, and only if, ____or_____

To determine

To fill in the blanks of the given statement.

Explanation

Given information:

The given incomplete statement is,

“If A is a set that is partially ordered with respect to a relation and if a and b are elements of A, we say that a and b are comparable if and only if ________or__________.”

Concept used:

A relation is called partial order relation if it is reflexive, transitive and antisymmetric.

Calculation:

If A is a set that is partially ordered with respect to a relation and if a and b are elements of A, we say that

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