Pronunciation: /ˈkɑn.sɪ.kwənt/ Explain

An consequent is the second of two statements in an "if-then" relationship (an implication): If antecedent then consequent.

Example: If a shape is a square, then the shape is also a rectangle.


  1. McAdams, David E.. All Math Words Dictionary, consequent. 2nd Classroom edition 20150108-4799968. pg 44. Life is a Story Problem LLC. January 8, 2015. Buy the book

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McAdams, David E. Consequent. 3/9/2019. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC.

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3/9/2019: Added example. (McAdams, David E.)
12/21/2018: Reviewed and corrected IPA pronunication. (McAdams, David E.)
7/30/2018: Initial version. (McAdams, David E.)

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