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A Cool Brisk Walk Through Discrete Mathematics

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Stephen Davies, University of Mary Washington

Copyright Year: 2019

Last Update: 2020

Publisher: University of Mary Washington

Language: English

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Reviewed by Oscar Levin, Associate Professor, University of Northern Colorado on 5/13/21

The text covers a nice range of topics useful for a student of computer science, including sets, relations and functions, logics and basic proof techniques, basic counting (combinations and permutations), probability, number bases, and some basic... read more

Reviewed by O'Neill Kingston, Assistant Professor, Clarke University on 1/11/21

Comprehensiveness is not necessarily the point of the text, as it is principally concerned with offering Computer Science students an entrance into discrete mathematics that meshes well with CS courses they are likely to have taken. The chapter... read more

Table of Contents

  • 1 Meetup at the trailhead
  • 2 Sets
  • 3 Relations
  • 4 Probability
  • 5 Structures
  • 6 Counting
  • 7 Numbers
  • 8 Logic
  • 9 Proof

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About the Book

A Cool, Brisk Walk Through Discrete Mathematics, an innovative and non-traditional approach to learning Discrete Math, is available for low cost from Blurb or via free download.

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Stephen Davies, Ph.D, Computer Science Department, University of Mary Washington