Overview Mathematics in Computing

  • Gerard O’Regan


This chapter introduces the essential mathematics for computing and discusses fundamental concept such as sets, relations and functions. Sets are collections of well-defined objects; relations indicate relationships between members of two sets A and B; and functions are a special type of relation where there is exactly (or at most) one relationship for each element a ∈ A with an element in B.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.SQC ConsultingMallowIreland

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