Example 16 - By giving a counter example, show that statement - Proving not true/false (by giving counter examples)

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Example 16 By giving a counter example, show that the following statement is false. If n is an odd integer, then n is prime. Let n = 9 Here, n = 9 is odd But n = 9 is not prime Hence the given statement is false

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