Discrete Algorithmic Mathematics, 3rd Edition Front Cover

Discrete Algorithmic Mathematics, 3rd Edition

  • Length: 803 pages
  • Edition: 3
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  • Publication Date: 2005-01-21
  • ISBN-10: 1568811667
  • ISBN-13: 9781568811666
  • Sales Rank: #1573354 (See Top 100 Books)

Thoroughly revised for a one-semester course, this well-known and highly regarded book is an outstanding text for undergraduate discrete mathematics. It has been updated with new or extended discussions of order notation, generating functions, chaos, aspects of statistics, and computational biology. Written in a lively, clear style that talks to the reader, the book is unique for its emphasis on algorithmics and the inductive and recursive paradigms as central mathematical themes. It includes a broad variety of applications, not just to mathematics and computer science, but to natural and social science as well.

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Table of Contents

CHAPTER 0 Mathematical Preliminaries
CHAPTER 1 Algorithms
CHAPTER 2 Mathematical Induction
CHAPTER 3 Graphs and Trees
CHAPTER 4 Fundamental Counting Methods
CHAPTER 5 Difference Equations
CHAPTER 6 Probability
CHAPTER 7 An Introduction to Mathematical Logic

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