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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: Copyright Holders: Maintainers: 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 Changes: `initial Connexionized version` Version: 1.1 Dec 12, 2008 5:29 pm -0600 by Changes: `none`

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