A relation on a set is transitive provided that for all , and in such that and , we also have .

# Transitive

## See also

Associative, Commutative, Relation## Explore with Wolfram|Alpha

## Cite this as:

Weisstein, Eric W. "Transitive." From
*MathWorld*--A Wolfram Web Resource. https://mathworld.wolfram.com/Transitive.html