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Discrete mathematics

  1. Sep 22, 2011 #1
    Hi, i have studied discrete math and there are topics like linear algebra and analytic geometry and googling i found that there are not in other courses,
    what are the topics in your discrete math courses?
  2. jcsd
  3. Sep 22, 2011 #2
    Discrete mathematics can mean a variety of things. Here are some subjects which are often included in discrete mathematics courses:

    - Logic
    - Set theory
    - Combinatorics
    - Basic number theory
    - Graph theory
    - Coding theory

    Some good books about discrete math are Grimaldi's book and "Concrete mathematics" by Knuth.
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