Conjecture


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Conjecture

 

the restoration of a part of a text that is unreadable or completely absent in the original manuscript, which a researcher introduces into a text in the course of a scholarly description. The reconstruction of a text is based on historical, linguistic, and paleographic data. The use of certain textual elements is assumed to be systematic throughout a manuscript, for example, uniform makeup and consistency in orthography and in the use of words, syntactic forms, and expressions. Reconstruction is also possible on the basis of more general historical and philological data, as, for instance, the restoration of standard ritual or juridical formulas.

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Whilst roving the room the teacher reminded the children that they need to be able to explain their conjecture and convince others that their reason works for all numbers.
However, to the best of authors knowledge, no one has studied the Collatz Conjecture in the context of neutrosophic numbers <Z [union] I> = {a + bI / a, b [member of] Z; [I.
By our method, it can be easily seen that if the conjecture is true for all primes m = p, then it is true for any other natural number m.
In [2] Hadwiger formulated his well-known and deep conjecture linking the chromatic number z (G ) of a graph G with clique minors.
The candidates read Ma's chapter on exploring new knowledge, discussed the four levels of understanding outlined therein, and then were charged with writing and then orally presenting a response to an assigned conjecture to their classmates.
The twin prime conjecture asserts that infinitely many pairs of prime numbers are separated by only two, as are 3 and 5 or 1,997 and 1,999.
6], properties (i), (ii), (iii), (iv) of Conjecture 2.
Tait studied knots in response to Kelvin s conjecture that the atoms were composed of knotted vortex tubes of ether [6].
There are at least 100 four-letter isolanos, I would welcome seeing the first conjecture proved false.
At the moment, such a claim is pure conjecture and cannot be proved.
The abc conjecture was first proposed by British mathematician David Masser, working with France's Joseph Oesterle, in 1985.
We do not preclude the possibility that the set-valued conjecture contains only one element.