Pronunciation: /ˈkɒr əˌlɛr i/ Explain
A corollary is a
that follows easily from a proved theorem.
Corollaries are generally considered
less important than the theorem from which they are derived.
- Tapson, Frank. corollary. pg 66. Oxford Mathematics Study Dictionary. Oxford University Press. March 2, 2006. Last Accessed 8/6/2018. Buy the book
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McAdams, David E. Corollary. 6/25/2018. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. http://www.allmathwords.org/en/c/corollary.html.
6/25/2018: Removed broken links, updated license, implemented new markup, updated GeoGebra apps. (McAdams, David E.)
1/21/2010: Added "References". (McAdams, David E.)
12/2/2008: Initial version. (McAdams, David E.)