# Schaum's Outline of Discrete Mathematics, Fourth Edition (Paperback)

**Study smarter and stay on top of your discrete mathematics course with the bestselling Schaum's Outline--now with the NEW Schaum's app and website**

*Schaum's Outline of Discrete Mathematics, Fourth Edition*is the go-to study guide for more than 115,000 math majors and first- and second-year university students taking basic computer science courses. With an outline format that facilitates quick and easy review,

*Schaum's Outline of Discrete Mathematics, Fourth Edition*helps you understand basic concepts and get the extra practice you need to excel in these courses. Coverage includes set theory; relations; functions and algorithms; logic and propositional calculus; techniques of counting; advanced counting techniques, recursion; probability; graph theory; directed graphs; binary trees; properties of the integers; languages, automata, machines; finite state machines and Turning machines; ordered sets and lattices, and Boolean algebra. Features - NEW to this edition: the new Schaum's app and website

- NEW to this edition: 20 NEW problem-solving videos online

- 467 solved problems, and hundreds of additional practice problems

- Outline format to provide a concise guide to the standard college course in discrete mathematics

- Clear, concise explanations of discrete mathematics concepts

- Expanded coverage of logic, the rules of inference and basic types of proofs in mathematical reasoning

- Increased emphasis on discrete probability and aspects of probability theory, and greater accessibility to counting techniques.

- Logic chapter emphasizes the IF-THEN and IF-THEN-ELSE sequencing that occurs in computer programming

- Computer arithmetic chapter covers binary and hexagon addition and multiplication

- Cryptology chapter includes substitution and RSA method

- Supports these major texts:

*Discrete Mathematics and Its Applications*(Rosen), and

*Discrete Mathematics*(Epp)

- Appropriate for the following courses: Introductory Discrete Mathematics and Discrete Mathematics