Notation and Definitions

  • Hallard T. Croft
  • Kenneth J. Falconer
  • Richard K. Guy
Part of the Problem Books in Mathematics book series (PBM, volume 2)


The following brief synopsis serves to introduce some of the notation and terminology that will be needed throughout the book. More specific notions are discussed in the chapter introductions, or, in some cases, in the individual sections.


Lebesgue Measure Countable Collection Specific Notion Versus Disjoint Direct Congruence 
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  1. J. F. C. Kingman & S. J. Taylor, Introduction to Measure and Probability, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1966; MR 36 # 1601.MATHCrossRefGoogle Scholar

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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Hallard T. Croft
    • 1
  • Kenneth J. Falconer
    • 2
  • Richard K. Guy
    • 3
  1. 1.PeterhouseCambridgeEngland
  2. 2.School of MathematicsBristol UniversityBristolEngland
  3. 3.Department of Mathematics and StatisticsThe University of CalgaryCalgaryCanada

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