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  Necessary and sufficient conditions - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In logic, the words necessary and sufficient describe problems that consist between propositions or states of affairs, if one is incidental on the other.
A necessary and sufficient condition, then, is one which when working with others, must happen, and is all that needs to happen, for something else to be the case.
"Being a rectangle is necessary for being a square", yet "being a rectangle is NOT sufficient for being a square".
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Necessary_condition   (908 words)

  
 Necessary Surgery: Encyclopedia of Surgery
Necessary surgery is a term that refers both to a medical requirement for the surgery determined by a physician and to an insurance plan's inclusion of the surgery in the covered conditions.
Necessary surgery refers to surgical procedures that pertain to a condition that cannot be treated by other methods and, if left untreated, would threaten the life of the patient, fail to repair or improve a body function, increase the patient's pain, or prevent the diagnosis of a serious or painful condition.
Not all necessary surgery is absolutely required until the patient is satisfied that he or she has all the information needed to opt for surgery.
health.enotes.com /surgery-encyclopedia/necessary-surgery   (643 words)

  
 Necessary - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Look up necessary in Wiktionary, the free dictionary.
Something that is a required condition for something else to be the case.
A necessary truth - Something that cannot fail to be true.
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 Necessary and Sufficient Conditions
Being an elephant is a sufficient condition of her having a trunk; having a trunk in turn is a necessary condition of Nellie's being an elephant.
That it is raining is — contrariwise — a necessary condition for it being true that it is both raining and sunny.
To specify the necessary conditions for the truth of the sentence "that figure is a square" is to specify a number of conditions including "that figure has four sides", "that figure is on a plane", and "that figure is closed".
plato.stanford.edu /entries/necessary-sufficient   (5400 words)

  
 Back.com - FAQs - When is surgery necessary for patients with spine problems?
Surgery is necessary when all the conservative treatments have been ineffective and the symptoms persist or when there is a significant neurologic impairment such as profound weakness resulting in a foot drop or when there is bowel or bladder dysfunction.
Other situations where surgery is necessary include instability of the spine where the structure of the spine is unstable and surgery is necessary to protect the nerves.
Besides these rare and urgent situations, surgery is typically necessary for patients who have failed conservative treatment and are still having significant symptoms, which inhibit their lifestyle.
www.back.com /faq-surgerynecessary.html   (1529 words)

  
 Is Baptism Necessary for Salvation?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
If baptism were necessary for salvation, we would expect to find it stressed whenever the gospel is presented in Scripture.
Perhaps the most convincing refutation of the view that baptism is necessary for salvation are those who were saved apart from baptism.
Mark 16:16, a verse often quoted to prove baptism is necessary for salvation, is actually a proof of the opposite.
www.gospeloutreach.net /bapsal.html   (994 words)

  
 Necessary Evil DKP
Necessary Evil?s primary purpose is the gathering of friendly and honorable individuals for mutual enjoyment of the World of Warcraft.
Ultimately, if the member cannot trust the officers to act in their and the guild?s best interest in these limited and rarely dealt with issues, then there are larger problems that should be addressed with Bubba directly.
Finally, members that become discontent with Necessary Evil to the degree of considering leaving for another guild are asked to discuss the issue with Bubba or another officer.
www.necessary-evil.net   (3485 words)

  
 Necessary and sufficient conditions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Conversely, B’s having a duty is a necessary condition of A’s having a claim right: if B does not have a corresponding duty, then A does not have a claim right.
This means that B (in this case “winning the election”) is a necessary condition of A (receiving more than 50% of the votes): you cannot have A without B or, you cannot receive more than 50% of the votes without winning the election.
In general, it’s tempting to think about necessary and sufficient conditions in terms of causes and effects but that temptation should be resisted.
humanities.uchicago.edu /faculty/mgreen/HumanRtsF05/Notes/NecessarySufficientConds.shtml   (954 words)

  
 Is Baptism Necessary For Salvation
The word "baptism" is a transliteration of the Greek word "baptisma" and this word is from a primary Greek verb "bapto," which is also the root of the word baptize.
Those who teach that baptism is necessary for salvation overlook this statement of Paul's.
However, the baptism of the Spirit is necessary for salvation and that has nothing whatever to do with water and it is not something we do for ourselves, it is God's gift to us at the moment we are born again.
www.allaboutgod.com /is-baptism-necessary-for-salvation.htm   (682 words)

  
 Is Baptism necessary for salvation? CARM
It is because baptism isn't necessary for salvation.
Saying that baptism is necessary for salvation is dangerous because it is saying that there is something we must do to complete salvation.
The circumcision of the heart is signified by the circumcision of the flesh, that is, baptism (Col. 2:11-12).
www.carm.org /questions/baptnec.htm   (2727 words)

  
 SUMMA THEOLOGICA: Are sacraments necessary for man's salvation?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
It seems that sacraments are not necessary for man's salvation.
Therefore sacraments are not necessary for the salvation of man.
The first is taken from the condition of human nature which is such that it has to be led by things corporeal and sensible to things spiritual and intelligible.
www.newadvent.org /summa/406101.htm   (634 words)

  
 SUMMA THEOLOGICA: Are all the sacraments necessary for salvation?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
First, a thing may be necessary so that without it the end cannot be attained; thus food is necessary for human life.
Secondly, a thing is said to be necessary, if, without it, the end cannot be attained so becomingly: thus a horse is necessary for a journey.
Two of them are necessary to the individual; Baptism, simply and absolutely; Penance, in the case of mortal sin committed after Baptism; while the sacrament of order is necessary to the Church, since "where there is no governor the people shall fall" (Proverbs 11:14).
www.newadvent.org /summa/406504.htm   (459 words)

  
 Oneness Pentecostal: Is Baptism necessary for salvation? CARM
Oneness Pentecostal theology states that baptism is necessary for salvation.
The problem with baptismal regeneration (the belief that baptism is part of salvation and necessary for it) is that it contradicts other scriptures that state we are justified by faith.
The circumcision of the heart is signified by the circumcision of the flesh, that is, baptism (Col.
www.carm.org /oneness/onenessbaptism.htm   (2648 words)

  
 Septic Tank Systems in Austin, Texas
Necessary, Inc. offers careful, thoughtful, and responsible design, inspection, and consulting services for on-site sewage facilities (OSSF) in Austin and Central Texas.
Necessary is more than qualified to provide new facility design for your next project.
Janet Dunkelberg, R.S. has more than 27 years experience and is the principle of Necessary, Inc. She has done extensive inspecting, evaluating, and designing of on-site sewage facilities.
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 Philosophical Dictionary: Nagel-Newton
Necessary truth is a feature of any statement that it would be contradictory to deny.
In logic, one proposition is a necessary condition of another when the second cannot be true while the first is false, and one proposition is a sufficient condition for another when the first cannot be true while the second is false.
Thus, for example: the presence of oxygen is a necessary condition for combustion, and the flow of electrical current is a sufficient condition for the induction of a magnetic field.
www.philosophypages.com /dy/n.htm   (1220 words)

  
 definition of necessary
Impossible to be otherwise, or to be dispensed with, without preventing the attainment of a desired result; indispensable; requiste; essential.
Acting from necessity or compulsion; involuntary; -- opposed to free; as, whether man is a necessary or a free agent is a question much discussed.
A thing that is necessary or indispensable to some purpose; something that one can not do without; a requisite; an essential; -- used chiefly in the plural; as, the necessaries of life.
www.brainydictionary.com /words/ne/necessary193488.html   (216 words)

  
 Necessary Nutrients | Purina.com
Iodine (I) Calcium and phosphorus are essential minerals and are necessary for normal bone development, as well as numerous metabolic functions.
Selenium works in conjunction with Vitamin E to act as an antioxidant in the body and it is necessary for normal immune function.
Vitamin A has a number of functions necessary for the health and well-being of animals including a role in normal vision, growth, immune system function and reproduction.
www.purina.com /dogs/food/NecessaryNutrients.aspx   (3321 words)

  
 ACS :: Bladder Cancer: Removal Of The Bladder May Not Be Necessary
When bladder cancer is diagnosed by a doctor, it often has already invaded the muscular wall of the bladder.
But that may no longer be necessary with newer methods of treatment, according to new reports in leading cancer journals.
William U. Shipley, MD, and colleagues from the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, have long been advocates of preserving the bladder when appropriate in cases of locally advanced bladder cancer.
www.cancer.org /docroot/NWS/content/NWS_1_1x_Bladder_Cancer_Removal_Of_The_Bladder_May_Not_Be_Necessary.asp   (836 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Are Men Necessary?: Books: Maureen Dowd   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
"Are Men Necessary" is a fun look at relations between men and women, it ignites debate, and it provides some useful facts, but it is not a solid, research-backed argument in favor of or opposed to feminism.
I read her excerpt from Are Men Necessary: "What's a Modern Girl To Do." I am giving it two stars because as a graphic designer, I like the 50s-style book cover illustration of the woman in the red dress reading a book in a subway train while the male passengers are watching her.
Personally, I think they are necessary, but that women are still struggling towards complete freedom and acceptance.
www.amazon.com /Are-Men-Necessary-Maureen-Dowd/dp/0399153322   (2673 words)

  
 Necessary Nannies | Boise Idaho Professional Child Care
Necessary Nannies is a Treasure Valley family-owned business founded by Karla and Verlyn Brower.
As parents of two young adults and one teenager, they understand first-hand the joys and challenges of parenthood and can sincerely identify with the needs of active, caring families in our community.
Prior to establishing Necessary Nannies, she directed a Boise-based caregiver agency where she hired, trained, placed, and supervised a staff of fifty caregivers serving the needs of senior and child clients in our community.
www.necessarynannies.com /about.htm   (266 words)

  
 George Washington's Mount Vernon - Explore Mount Vernon
A Necessary was an outdoor privy, or toilet.
The Necessary demonstrates George Washington's awareness of the importance of sanitation on his plantation.
Today there are two restored necessaries at Mount Vernon -- located just outside the Upper and the Lower gardens.
www.mountvernon.org /learn/explore_mv/index.cfm/pid/295   (72 words)

  
 Necessary Evil
Note: Currently this history is not complete, soon the gaps will be filled in, so there are people and events that aren't covered.
Shadoe's dreams for her network have come true, except for the world domination part but we're still working on that one.
the above has been a documentary of Necessary Evil and does not necessarily reflect the opinions of everyone mentioned or not mentioned, or appearing, or not appearing, or your opinion, or mine, or...
necessary-evil.org /history.shtml   (7365 words)

  
 Is Christmas Necessary
Then you may finish "The Season," as it has come to be known, feeling guilty because you didn't focus on Jesus as the "Reason for the Season." You may even want to ask if the season is really necessary, because you're exhausted, broke, and relieved when it's over for another year.
The very early church has not left us with any indication that Christmas was a part of their yearly calendar.
No aspect of the contemporary celebration of Christmas is necessary in an absolute sense.
www.inplainsite.org /html/is_christmas_necessary.html   (2676 words)

  
 Learn English from any language - free worksheets - to be necessary - all 9 tenses
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 ABC News: Bush Says NSA Surveillance Necessary, Legal   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
President Bush speaks Monday, Dec. 19, 2005, during a press conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington.
Brushing aside bipartisan criticism in Congress, Bush said Monday he approved spying on suspected terrorists without court orders because it was "a necessary part of my job to protect" Americans from attack.
The president said he would continue the program "for so long as the nation faces the continuing threat of an enemy that wants to kill American citizens," and added it included safeguards to protect civil liberties.
abcnews.go.com /Politics/wireStory?id=1421011   (472 words)

  
 Right Wing Nut House » TALKING TO IRAN A NECESSARY EVIL
Obviously conditions are appropriate, although it seems rather irrelevant as they have absolutely no intention of stopping the uranium enrichment.
I guess some sort of communication is necessary, if for no other reason but to show that at least we are …
The military planning that he reported is not only necessary but it is a legal requirement as well.
rightwingnuthouse.com /archives/2006/05/31/talking-to-iran-a-necessary-evil   (4348 words)

  
 Quiz: Necessary and Sufficient Conditions
Directions: Fill in the most appropriate type of condition in the blank spaces in the following questions.
If these questions present any difficulty, study the first part of the following course topics: (1) The Central Questions of Ethics and (2) The Scope of Ethics.
Also, for more practice, try another quiz on necessary and sufficient conditions given in the class on Scientific Reasoning.
philosophy.lander.edu /ethics/necessary_quiz.html   (149 words)

  
 The Necessary Language
We sat at her kitchen table and watched her inject 10 mg of Valium she had melted down with tap water.
A warm day in June, 1972, drinking mimosas and eating Eggs Florentine on Tar Beach, Anna said she wanted to go to Poland.
We are shrimper-men on our way to St. Augustine where the seventy-two foot trawler waits tied to the dock restless to go to sea.
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 Necessary Roughness - Movie Info - Moviefone
"Necessary Roughness" is like the sister movie to "Major League".
Necessary Roughness (1991): find the latest news, photos and trailers, as well as local showtimes/dvd info at Yahoo!
Necessary Roughness - Cast & Crew, movie showtimes, plot, synopsis, exclusive features, trailers, clips, theater listings, reviews, message boards, dvd, videos, rentals and more on Moviefone.
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 Re: Is Sex Necessary? : Writers Net Discussion Forum
I don't think it's necessary at all, BUT...I just finished writing my first love scene and even if I decide to totally cut it out down the editing road, it was worth stretching my writing boundaries to do it.
But if you are shying away from it, then that is your answer, don't force it.
I don't think sex scenes are necessary to sell a book--even a romance book.
www.writers.net /forum/read/12/41959/41901Vf   (2022 words)

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