Valid Argument

Pronunciation: /ˈvæl ɪd ˈɑr gyə mənt/ Explain

In mathematics, a valid argument is an argument that can be justified based on axioms and previously proved theorems. The difference between a valid argument and a theorem is that a theorem is generally accepted.

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McAdams, David E. Valid Argument. 8/7/2018. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. http://www.allmathwords.org/en/v/validargument.html.

Revision History

8/7/2018: Changed vocabulary links to WORDLINK format. (McAdams, David E.)
9/16/2008: Added comparison of valid argument and theorem. (McAdams, David E.)
9/3/2007: Initial version. (McAdams, David E.)

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