If P(n) be the statement `12n + 3’ is a multiple of 5, then show that P(3) is false, whereas P(6) is true.

Asked by Topperlearning User | 4th Jun, 2014, 01:23: PM

Expert Answer:

P(n): `12n + 3’ is a multiple of 5.
P(3) is the statement  `12 x 3 + 3’ is a multiple of 5, which is false.
And P(6) is the statement  `12 x 6 + 3’ is a multiple of 5, which is true.

Answered by  | 4th Jun, 2014, 03:23: PM