Contents include: Mathematical Logic Set Theory Ordered Sets and Lattices Relation and Functions Boolean Algebra and Switching Circuits Matrices Rank and Equivalence Linear Equation Characteristic Roots and Vector of a Matrix Combinatorics
A focused introduction to the primary themes in a discrete mathematics course, as introduced through extensive applications, expansive discussion, and detailed exercise sets. These themes include mathematical reasoning, combinatorial analysis, discrete structures, algorithmic thinking, and enhanced problem-solving skills through modeling.
Combines classic, historical material and cutting-edge computer science applications in a clear, high-quality format. The exercise sets, including basic exercises, advanced exercises, and computer exercises, are designed to allow your students to master what they have learned before moving on to more difficult material.