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Cengage Learning reserves the right to remove additional content at any time if subsequent rights restrictions require it. 8 CHAPTER 0 / INTRODUCTION We may describe a specific function in several ways. One way is with a procedure for computing an output from a specified input. Another way is with a table that lists all possible inputs and gives the output for each input. 8 Consider the function f : {0, 1, 2, 3, 4}−→ {0, 1, 2, 3, 4}. n 0 1 2 3 4 f (n) 1 2 3 4 0 This function adds 1 to its input and then outputs the result modulo 5.

In that case, the induction proof shows that P(k) is true for every k that is at least b. In the induction step, the assumption that P(i) is true is called the induction hypothesis. Sometimes having the stronger induction hypothesis that P(j) is true for every j ≤ i is useful. The induction proof still works because when we want to prove that P(i + 1) is true, we have already proved that P(j) is true for every j ≤ i. The format for writing down a proof by induction is as follows. Basis: Prove that P(1) is true.

May not be copied, scanned, or duplicated, in whole or in part. Due to electronic rights, some third party content may be suppressed from the eBook and/or eChapter(s). Editorial review has deemed that any suppressed content does not materially affect the overall learning experience. Cengage Learning reserves the right to remove additional content at any time if subsequent rights restrictions require it. 5, A×B×A= (1, x, 1), (1, x, 2), (1, y, 1), (1, y, 2), (1, z, 1), (1, z, 2), (2, x, 1), (2, x, 2), (2, y, 1), (2, y, 2), (2, z, 1), (2, z, 2) .

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