tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-7195787896650777325.post4546741891957436077..comments2012-07-18T14:36:07.224+08:00Comments on 2011 S1-06 Maths Blog: Geometry Part 1NURJOHARIhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/03854770220183151404noreply@blogger.comBlogger3125tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-7195787896650777325.post-84160527232204918622011-09-28T23:23:38.521+08:002011-09-28T23:23:38.521+08:00Postulate: Suggest or assume the existence, fact, ...Postulate: Suggest or assume the existence, fact, or truth of (something) as a basis for reasoning, discussion, or belief <br /><br />Theorem: a general proposition not self-evident but proved by a chain of reasoning; a truth established by means of accepted truths.<br />• a rule in algebra or other branches of mathematics expressed by symbols or formulae.<br /><br />Transversal: (of a line) intersecting a system of lines.<br /><br />Converse: having characteristics that are the reverse of something else already mentionedNicole Henghttp://www.blogger.com/profile/07587672740267241065noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-7195787896650777325.post-9650094609700489762011-09-28T22:22:29.086+08:002011-09-28T22:22:29.086+08:00Postulate: An assumption used as a basis for mathe...Postulate: An assumption used as a basis for mathematical reasoning(assumed without proof).<br /><br />Theorem: A proposition that has been or is to be proved on the basis of explicit assumptions. e.g formulae???(not sure)<br /><br />Transversal: somehing that intersect other lines<br /><br />Converse: basically a reversed equation. For example, (1+2=x)'s converse is (x=2+1).Aleem Shah@SSThttp://www.blogger.com/profile/12240913798701944601noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-7195787896650777325.post-67498780000732368892011-09-28T12:36:40.172+08:002011-09-28T12:36:40.172+08:00Postulates : Postulates are statements that are as...Postulates : Postulates are statements that are assumed to be true without proof. Postulates serve two purposes - to explain undefined terms, and to serve as a starting point for proving other statements.<br /><br /><br />Theorem: Theorems are statements that can be deduced and proved from definitions, postulates, and previously proved theorems.<br /><br />Transversal: A line that cuts across two or more (usually parallel) lines.<br /><br />Converse : a reversed conditional; if a conditional is p--->q, than its converse is q--->pDeepika Babuhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/00773903059876857737noreply@blogger.com