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University of Alberta Calendar 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MATH 421 - Combinatorics


★ 3 (fi 6) (second term, 3-0-0) Permutations and combinations, Binomial Theorem, Principle of Inclusion-Exclusion, recurrence relations, generating functions, orthogonal Latin squares, balanced incomplete block designs, Steiner triple systems, perfect difference sets, Boolean algebra and Finite State Machines. Prerequisites: Either (1) MATH 326 or (2) one of MATH 222 or 228 and a 300-level MATH course, MATH 322 recommended.