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Combinatorial Tools

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It is time to learn one of the most important tools in discrete mathematics. We start with a question:

We add up the first n odd numbers. What do we get?

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Lovász, L., Pelikán, J., Vesztergombi, K. (2003). Combinatorial Tools. In: Discrete Mathematics. Undergraduate Texts in Mathematics. Springer, New York, NY. https://doi.org/10.1007/0-387-21777-0_2

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