Reasoning based on patterns you observe
A conclusion reached using inductive reasoning
An example in which a conjecture is incorrect
In inductive reasoning what is assumed about a pattern?
It is the conjecture that
- Inductive reasoning assumes that an observed pattern will continue. This may or may not be true.
- Inductive reasoning can lead to conjectures that seem likely but are unproven.
- A single counterexample is enough to disprove a conjecture.