KOHAR RICHARD's BASIC DISCRETE MATHEMATICS: LOGIC, SET THEORY, AND PDF

By KOHAR RICHARD

This vigorous introductory textual content exposes the scholar within the humanities to the realm of discrete arithmetic. A problem-solving dependent strategy grounded within the principles of George Pólya are on the middle of this e-book. scholars learn how to deal with and remedy new difficulties all alone. an easy, transparent writing sort and well-crafted examples with diagrams invite the scholars to turn into exact and demanding thinkers. specific consciousness has been given to the fabric that a few scholars locate difficult, akin to proofs. This ebook illustrates how one can spot invalid arguments, to enumerate percentages, and to build percentages. It additionally offers case reviews to scholars concerning the attainable damaging results of ignoring those simple rules. The e-book is helpful for a discrete and finite arithmetic direction on the freshman undergraduate point or for self-study due to the fact that there are complete ideas to the routines in an appendix.

Contents:

  • Introduction to Logic
  • Proofs and Arguments
  • Sets and Set Operations
  • Infinity
  • Elements of Combinatorics
  • Sequences and Series
  • The Binomial Theorem
  • Introduction to Probability
  • Random Variables
  • Probability Distributions

Readership: Undergraduates in chance and information, common sense and set theory.

Key Features:

  • One of the 1st books written on discrete arithmetic for the arts audience
  • Litte mathematical wisdom is thought. nice for arts, liberal arts, and inspired high-school students
  • Uses Pólya's method of challenge fixing: comprehend the matter, devise a plan, perform the plan, and glance back
  • Full recommendations to all routines included
  • Clear format of textual content with crucial figures

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