Discrete Mathematics Fall 2016

Course Syllabus:

Meeting times: MWF 12:30pm-1:20pm

Meeting place: Whitaker 129

Final Exam: Wednesday December 7 10:00am-12:15pm

Office hours:

M W F 2:00 pm - 3:50 pm

(or by appointment -- einsko@fgcu.edu)


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Class assignments:

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Course description:

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MAD 3107 is an introduction to concepts of discrete mathematics, as used by computer scientists.

Topics include: symbolic logic and Boolean algebra, prepositional and predicate calculus, sets,

functions, and relations, enumeration and counting principles, introduction to graphs, trees,

spanning trees, shortest path and matching algorithms, finite state automata, and Turing machines.


MAC 2312 with a minimum grade of C.

Course text:

Discrete Mathematics, 5th edition, by Dossey, Otto, Spence, and Vanden Eynden, Addison-Wesley.

Homework Sets:

  • Assignment 1C
  • Assignment 2C
  • Assignment 3C
  • Assignment 4C
  • Assignment 5C

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