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### What paradigm of automated theorem proving is appropriate for Principia Mathematica-style formalization?

I am in possession of a book, which, inspired by Russell's Principia Mathematica (PM) and logical positivism, attempts to formalize a specific domain by determining axioms and deducing theorems from ...
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### Some questions about strict tableau in propositional calculus (raising from a book by Melvin Fitting)

Recently, I encountered some questions when reading First-Order Logic and Automated Theorem Proving (1st ed - 1990), by Melvin Fitting. 1: confusing definition of strict tableau (page 39 definition ...
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### Automatic theorem prover for proving simple theorems?

Is there a simple software that I could use to practice proving theorems in my course of mathematical logic? Basically what I need is ability to 1) define what axioms and laws I am allowed to use in ...
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### What does Equational Theorem Prover do?

http://www.cs.unm.edu/~mccune/eqp/ What does EQP do? Is there any paper that explains what it does? README and other read files do not provide such information - it only talks of how to use it and ...
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### Knuth-Bendix ordering and the one unary function

I'm looking at Knuth-Bendix ordering in the context of theorem proving with the superposition calculus. The explanations of KBO that I've been able to find say among other things that each function ...
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### What are the theorems of mathematics proved by a computer so far?

By theorems, I mean the ones you can find in an undergraduate course of mathematics, not the ones you can find in a textbook of automated proofs. I mean by "proved by a computer" that an existing ...
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### Ordering of multisets in “Paramodulation based theorem proving”

I'm reading this paper: http://www.lsi.upc.edu/~albert/papers/handbook.ps.gz and I can't understand a part of it. it defines an ordering on multisets (it defines a multiset over $A$ as a function \$A ...
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I'm interested in this question, but I'm not going to list my knowledge/demands but rather gear it to more general purpose; so the first thing concerns the prerequisites, i.e. How much ...