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If B is a subset of A, then {B} is an element of the Power Set A.

I choose this to be true. By definition the Power Set A is comprised of all subsets of A. Given the first condition that B is a subset of A I can't really see how this is false, which the book gives as the correct answer. Does it have something to do with the braces around B? The way I interpreted the statement is: If B is a subset of A, then the set B is an element of the Power Set A. I know, for example, that when x is an element of A this does not automatically imply it is also an element of the Power Set A, this is one of the cases from which the confusion arises. Thanks in advance.

Joe