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Let X and Y be non-empty sets. If A_1 and A_2 are subsets of X, and B_1 and B_2 subsets of Y. Show that (A_1×B_1)U(A_2×B_2) = (A_1UA_2)×(B_1UB_2).

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Let X and Y be non-empty sets. If A_1 and A_2 are subsets of X and B_1and B_2 subsets of Y,
show that
(A_1×B_1)U(A_2×B_2) = (A_1UA_2)×(B_1UB_2).

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Let X and Y be non-empty sets. If A_1 and A_2 are subsets of X, and B_1 and B_2 subsets of Y.
Show that
(A_1×B_1)U(A_2×B_2) = (A_1UA_2)×(B_1UB_2).

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