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MATH 420 : Combinatorics

Prerequisites: MATH 301 and one of the following: MATH 310, MATH 325, CSC 330; with grades of C or better.
Description: An introduction to fundamental combinatorial objects, their uses in other fields of mathematics and its applications, and their analysis. Does an object with certain prescribed properties exist? How many of them are there? What structure do they have? Paired with MATH 720. Students who have completed MATH 720 may not take MATH 420 for credit.
Units: 3
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