MATH 450 Discrete Mathematics
Spring 2017
 Syllabus
 Textbook materials available in Blackboard
 Main Textbook: Discrete Mathematics, by William Chen, 2008
 Supplementary Text:
Elementary Counting Techniques, Chapter 8, in Elementary
Mathematics, by William Chen and XT Duong, 2000
 Supplementary Text:
FiniteState Machines, Chapter 9, in Mathematical Structures for Computer
Science (2nd ed.), by Judith L. Gersting, 1987
 New! The textbooks by Chen and by Chen and Duong are now
available publicly on the web at
https://rutherglen.science.mq.edu.au/wchen/ln.html
 Homework Assignments
 Please heand in the essay on a separate piece of paper.
 Homework #1
 Homework #2
 Homework #3
 Homework #4
 Homework #5
 Homework #6
 Homework #7
 Homework #8
 Homework #9
 Homework #10
 Homework #11
 Information for Test 1
 Information for Test 2
 Format for Induction Proofs

Advice on working in groups for homework (much of it useful for
working individually as well)
Last updated 03/16/17