# Reflexive Property

A postulate is a statement that is assumed true without proof.

Let \(\;a\; \) , \(\;b\; \) and \(\;c\; \) be real numbers.

- \(\;a = a\; \) (A quantity is congruent (equal) to itself.)

A postulate is a statement that is assumed true without proof.

Let \(\;a\; \) , \(\;b\; \) and \(\;c\; \) be real numbers.

- \(\;a = a\; \) (A quantity is congruent (equal) to itself.)