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Mathematical language

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In our everyday lives we use we use language to develop ideas and to communicate them to other people. In this free course, Mathematical language, we examine ways in which language is adapted to express mathematical ideas.

Course learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • use set notation
  • determine whether two given sets are equal and whether one given set is a subset of another
  • find the union, intersection and difference of two given sets
  • determine the image of a given function
  • determine whether a given function is one-one and/or onto.

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