Sets, Functions and Relations

  • Geoff Smith
Part of the Springer Undergraduate Mathematics Series book series (SUMS)


We use the language of sets when doing mathematics. Roughly speaking, a set is a collection of objects. Suppose that the objects we wish to think about are {a, b and c}. The collection of all these objects is a set and we write it as.


Natural Number Equivalence Relation Rational Number Venn Diagram Infinite Plane 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Geoff Smith
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  1. 1.Department of Mathematical SciencesUniversity of BathBathUK

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