# Math & Optimizations: Introducing Sets & Set Operations

Math    |    Beginner
• 8 videos | 56m 57s
• Includes Assessment
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Discrete mathematics is the study of objects that take on distinct, separated values. The study of discrete mathematics is important in the field of Computer Science as computers can only understand discrete binary numbers. Use this course to learn more about the use and importance of discrete mathematics in the world of computer science. Examine the use of sets and perform common operations on them in Python. These operations include union, intersection, difference, and symmetric difference. When you are finished with this course, you will have the skills to use and work with sets in the real world using Python.

## WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

• Discover the key concepts covered in this course
Recognize the differences between discrete and continuous data and outline topics in discrete mathematics
Explore union, intersection, difference, and symmetric difference operations
Create and work with sets in python
• Perform union and intersection operations on sets
Compute difference and symmetric difference of two sets
Perform checks for subsets and supersets
Summarize the key concepts covered in this course

## IN THIS COURSE

• 3.  Sets and Set Operations
• 4.  Creating and Working with Sets
• 5.  Performing Union and Intersection
• 6.  Computing Difference and Symmetric Difference
• 7.  Understanding Subsets and Supersets
• 8.  Course Summary

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