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A boolean formula ϕ is in conjunctive normal form (CNF, for short) if and only if ϕ is of the form ⎛ ⎞ m ϕ(x1 , x2 , . . , xn ) = ⎝ i=1 =( 1,1 ki i,j ⎠ j=1 ∨··· ∨ 1,k1 ) ∧··· ∧( m,1 ∨··· ∨ where the i,j are literals over {x1 , x2 , . . , xn }, and the disjuncts of literals are said to be the clauses of ϕ. 1. Propositional Logic • 31 A boolean formula ϕ is in k-CNF if and only if ϕ is in CNF and each clause of ϕ has at most k literals. 10. 24 (Semantics of Boolean Formulas). • • • Given a boolean formula ϕ(x1 , x2 , .

If z is the current state of M and, for each i with 1 ≤ i ≤ k, if the ith head of M scanning the ith tape of M currently reads a cell on which the symbol ai is written, where a = (a1 , a2 , . . , ak ), then: 24 • • • 2. Foundations of Computer Science and Mathematics ai is replaced by bi , where b = (b1 , b2 , . . , bk ), z is the new state of M , and M moves its ith head according to xi ∈ {L, R, N }, where x = (x1 , x2 , . . , the ith head moves one cell to the left if xi = L, or one cell to the right if xi = R, or it does not move at all if xi = N .

1 at the end of this chapter. 1. , p ≥ 2 is divisible by 1 and by p only), then Zp is a ﬁeld with respect to addition and multiplication modulo p. 2. 1. For any ﬁxed k ∈ N, deﬁne the set Z∗k = {i | 1 ≤ i ≤ k − 1 and gcd(i, k) = 1}. With respect to multiplication modulo k, Z∗k is a ﬁnite group with the neutral element 1. If the operation ◦ of a group G = (S, ◦) is clear from the context, we omit stating it explicitly. 1, which introduces the RSA cryptosystem. 36 (Euler Function). , ϕ(k) = ||Z∗k ||.