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Introduction and Basic concepts

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This chapter presents basic concepts such as formal proofs, the satisfiability problem, soundness and completeness, and the trade-off between expressiveness and decidability. It also includes the theoretical basis for the rest of the book.

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  • Decision Procedure
  • Propositional Logic
  • Conjunctive Normal Form
  • Disjunctive Normal Form
  • Propositional Formula

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Kroening, D., Strichman, O. (2016). Introduction and Basic concepts. In: Decision Procedures. Texts in Theoretical Computer Science. An EATCS Series. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-662-50497-0_1

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