Hypothetical Syllogism/Formulation 2/Proof 1

From ProofWiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Theorem

$p \implies q, q \implies r, p \vdash r$


Proof

By the tableau method of natural deduction:

$p \implies q, q \implies r, p \vdash r$
Line Pool Formula Rule Depends upon Notes
1 1 $p \implies q$ Premise (None)
2 2 $q \implies r$ Premise (None)
3 3 $p$ Premise (None)
4 1, 2 $p \implies r$ Sequent Introduction 1, 2 Hypothetical Syllogism: Formulation 1
5 1, 2, 3 $r$ Modus Ponendo Ponens: $\implies \mathcal E$ 4, 3

$\blacksquare$