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No background beyond standard high school mathematics is assumed. That being said, doing additional math problems is exhausting while working full time as an analyst.
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Since there are a lot of them it would have been helpful if the author had marked a selected subset as being the most important ones. This textbook will prepare students to make the transition from solving problems to proving theorems by teaching them the techniques needed to read and write proofs.
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If you are familiar with the basics of propositional logic, feel free to skip the first chapter. This book should have been read by everyone who took calculus, before they took it.
There are also many useful interesting exe The book delivers what it promises – a structured approach to proofs. Problems and Proofs in Real Analysis.
The review must be at least 50 characters long. The author shows how complex proofs are built up from these smaller jj, using detailed ‘scratch work’ sections to expose the machinery of proofs about the natural numbers, relations, functions, and infinite sets.
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There were many exercises asking the reader if the given proof is correct. The Nuts and Bolts of Proofs. All posts and comments should be directly related to mathematics.
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