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Sets Equivalence and Order
A Short Course in Discrete
Edward A. Bender & S. Gill Williamson
Dover (2005) ISBN 0-486-43946-1
Intended audience: Sophomores. This is the first quarter
of a 2 quarter sequence.Background:
Some familiarity with calculus is assumed but is not essential.
Comments and errata are appreciated.
Text for next course:
Mathematics for Algorithm and System Analysis by
E. A. Bender & S. G. Williamson
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All files start on a right hand page.
Warning: Due to encapsulated PostScript, the PostScript
files may be quite large.
The numbers in parentheses give approximate pages and file sizes
in the form (pages) (ps, pdf).
ps pdf Title page and Table of Contents (5 pp.) (116 kb, 69 kb)
ps pdf Unit SF: Sets and Functions (32 pp.) (1,076 kb, 330 kb)
ps pdf Unit BF: Boolean Functions and Computer Arithmetic
(25 pp.) (1,745 kb, 251 kb)
ps pdf Unit Lo: Logic (25 pp.) (341 kb, 249 kb)
ps pdf Unit NT: Number Theory and Cryptography
(28 pp.) (377 kb, 299 kb)
ps pdf Unit IS: Induction and Sequences* (33 pp.) (875
kb, 347 kb)
ps pdf Unit EO: Equivalence and Order (36 pp.) (1,234
kb, 362 kb)
ps pdf Indexes (10 pp.) (145 kb, 96 kb)
ps pdf Solutions (47
pp.) (4,416 kb, 440 kb)
material on sequences and series in Unit IS is not central to
the course. It is used to introduce limits.