(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

Are the statements A and B equivalent with each other?

A. Suppose that n is an integer which is not a perfect square.

B. If n >= 1, then [tex]\sqrt{n}[/tex] is either an integer or is irrational.

3. The attempt at a solution

I am keen on saying that the two statements are not equivalent.

However, Oxford's undergraduate booklet claims that they are equivalent.

In my opinion, A is inclined to that n is not a perfect square, while B is neutral.

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# Homework Help: Equivalence problem

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