Is this statement true or false. "If 'a' is an odd number, then a2 is odd?


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Levi F. Profile
Levi F. answered

It would be false, since no number multiplied by 2 can ever be odd. And "2a" is more standard than "a2".

Walt O'Reagun Profile
Walt O'Reagun answered

Levi is correct ... Unless by "a2" you mean "a(squared)", in which case the statement is true ... As an odd number multiplied by itself, will be an odd number.

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