Combinatorics: Definition & History


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Which of the following statements are true?

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1. Which of the following statements are true about a magic square.

2. Which of the following mathematicians who are all responsible for contributions to combinatorics is known as the Father of Graph Theory?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

How much do you know about combinatorics? You will be quizzed on facts and theories related to this branch of mathematics.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

During the quiz, you will:

  • Identify a fact about combinatorics
  • Point out a fact regarding a magic square
  • Name the mathematician known for his contributions to graph theory
  • Explain when combinatorics first appeared in history
  • Describe the categories of combinatorics

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to identify a true statement about a magic square
  • Information recall - access your understanding to name the person known as the Father of Graph Theory
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you pull the most essential information from the corresponding lesson on combinatorics

Additional Learning

Enhance your understanding of this subject with the related lesson named Combinatorics: Definition & History. Lesson objectives include:

  • Define combinatorics
  • Understand permutations
  • Describe a magic square
  • Identify the connection between combinatorics and binomial coefficients