Principles And Techniques In Combinatorics
A textbook suitable for undergraduate courses. The materials are presented very explicitly so that students will find it very easy to read. A wide range of examples, about 500 combinatorial problems taken from various mathematical competitions and exercises are also included.
- Paperback | 312 pages
- 152.4 x 215.9 x 25.4mm | 430.91g
- 01 Sep 1992
- World Scientific Publishing Co Pte Ltd
- Singapore, Singapore
Table of contents
Permutations and combinations; binomial coefficients and multinomial coefficients; the Pigeonhole principle and Ramsey numbers; the principle of inclusion and exclusion; generating functions; recurrence relations.
"This book should be a must for all mathematicians who are involved in the training of Mathematical Olympiad teams, but it will also be a valuable source of problems for university courses." Mathematical Reviews