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### Gauthmathier2435

Grade 8 · 2020-11-03

To prove x>y, we may first show that the suppositions x \lt y and x = y lead to conclusions that contradict given conditions. Such a proof is called （ ）

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### Gauthmathier2797

Grade 8 · 2020-11-03

Answer

C

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The correct answer is (C). A proof of this type that disproves all possible alternatives to a desired conclusion is an

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