Comparing sets

Comparing sets - Figure 1 A Venn diagram The A represents...

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Comparing sets Equal sets  are those that have the exact same members — {1, 2, 3} = {3, 2, 1}.  Equivalent sets  are  sets that have the same number of members — {1, 2, 3} | {  a, b, c }.  Venn diagrams  (and  Euler circles ) are ways of pictorially describing sets as shown in Figure 1. 
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Unformatted text preview: Figure 1. A Venn diagram The A represents all the elements in the smaller oval; the B represents all the elements in the larger oval; and the C represents all the elements that are in both ovals at the same time....
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