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Name: Sets and Counting
ID: m18906
Language: English (en)
Summary: This chapter covers principles of sets and counting. After completing this chapter students should be able to: use set theory and venn diagrams to solve counting problems; use the multiplication axiom to solve counting problems; use permutations to solve counting problems; use combinations to solve counting problems; and use the binomial theorem to expand x+y^n.
Subject: Mathematics and Statistics
Keywords: binomial theorem, combinations, counting problems, multiplication axiom, permutations, set theory, venn diagrams
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Rupinder Sekhon (
Copyright Holders: Rupinder Sekhon (
Maintainers: Judy Baker (, UniqU, LLC (, Connexions (

Latest version: 1.2 (history)
First publication date: Dec 12, 2008 2:36 pm -0600
Last revision to module: Jul 14, 2011 5:37 pm -0500


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Version: 1.2 Jul 14, 2011 5:37 pm -0500 by Collins Williamson
initial Connexionized version

Version: 1.1 Dec 12, 2008 5:29 pm -0600 by Judy Baker

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