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To help students construct their own proofs, this new edition contains over new exercises, selected solutions, and an introduction to Proof Designer software.
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Johnstone – – Cambridge University Press. Can You Solve My Problems? This new edition of Velleman’s successful text will prepare students to h.velleman the transition from solving problems to proving theorems by teaching them the techniques needed to read and write proofs. The author shows how complex proofs are built up from these smaller steps, using detailed ‘scratch work’ sections to expose the machinery of proofs about the natural numbers, relations, functions, and infinite sets.
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