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17 Sets Notes Filled In.notebook 1 February 03, 2014 Stats & Discrete Math Sets Notes A _________________ is a collection of objects or things. The objects or things in the set are called _________________________ (or members ) of the set. A set is _________________________________________ if there is a way of determining for sure whether a particular item is an element of the set.
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17 Sets Notes Filled In.notebook 2 February 03, 2014 Ex. 1: Which of the following sets are well­defined? a) The set of all movies by Alfred Hitchcock. b) The set of all great rock bands. c) The set of all possible two­person committees selected from a group of 5 people.
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17 Sets Notes Filled In.notebook 3 February 03, 2014 Notation By tradition, a set is defined by a capital letter. _______________________________________________ is a method of describing a set by listing each element of the set inside the symbols { and }, which are called set braces . In a listing of the elements of a set, each distinct element is listed only once, and the order of the elements doesn’t matter. The symbol stands for the phrase is an element of , and stands for is not an element of .
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