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7-Universal set Subsets of sets.

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Introduction to Universal set, and subsets of sets.

Brief Description Of the Video.

The video includes the definition of Subsets of sets. The introduction to universal set and how to express it? The video has a subtitle and a closed caption in English.

What is the subset?

I quote, if every element of A is also an element of B. if whenever x ∈A, as x is a part of A, then x ∈ B, then x is an element of B.

The graph is showing A as a  small circle inside the big circle, which is  B. If all the elements in x, located at A also exist in B.

It means that A is a subset of B, this is logic. The used shapes are called Venn diagram, a diagram style that shows the logical relation between sets, the symbol used is A⊆B, A is a subset of B. Set A is included in set B.

Suppose A is intersecting with B, then A is partially part of B, but not fully. Then A is not a subset of B, to explain that, another symbol is used which is A⊄B, set A is not a subset of set B.

What is the subset?

A Solved problem-5.

Solved problem # 5, if set A = {1,2,3,4,5,6}, while Set B={2,4,5} and set C = {1,2,3,4,5}, It is required to show the Venn diagram.

We can draw each set as circles, Set A includes numbers from A to 6, and the second circle is for B, which includes 2,4,5. While C is another circle that includes 1,2,3,4,5.

The biggest circle A is drawn first the numbers are from 1 to 6. We can select b part that includes 2,4,5 and make other shapes. We can select the C part that includes 1,2,3,4,5 as a new shape.

The only remaining part for A is number 6. A is the biggest shape, B is the smallest figure, and C is the middle shape. if we need to give an expression, we start with the smallest to the biggest.

Set B is a subset of A, and C is also a subset of A. Set B is a subset of C. If we start from the biggest 5 shapes toward the smallest shape A, the biggest shape is not a subset of B, also A is not a subset of C. C which is bigger than B is not a subset of B.

Solved problem-5

A Solved problem-6.

A Solved problem number #6, if set A={1,2,3,4}, if set B={1,4}, while set C={1}.  Describe which is the subset. Check the biggest, which is A  followed by B then C is the smallest. and also check the smallest to biggest.

For the smallest to biggest relation, B is a subset of A, since B is smaller than A. B contains 1,4 that are included in A. C is also a subset of A since element 1 is included in set A. C is a subset of B since element 1 is included in set B. But A is not a subset of B, A is >B. A is not a subset of C, A is >C.

Solved example 6

Solved Problems-7-8.

Let us Check Solved problem #7, let set M ={a,b}, how many subsets?. What are the different alternatives? We have phi x, Ø. M has 4 substets,A={a}, B={b}, {a,b} ,Ø.

Solved problem #8, how many subsets for M. ={a,b,c}?

The answer is the following subsets are A={a}. B={b}, C={c}, later start to use the mix {a,b,c}, null, so far we have selected 5 choices. Add the alternatives {a,c},{a,b},{b,c}. We have a total of 8 subsets, all are {a},{b},{c},{a},Ø = {},{a,b,c},{a,b},{a,c}.

Solved example -7

Universal set.

The new item is capital U is drawn as a rectangle, for any particular problem and is a set that contains all the possible elements of the problem.

What is the universal set U

A Solved Solved problem-9.

Let us have a Solved problem-9, if U={1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9}, while A={1,2,5,6}. While B={5,6}.

 Draw a Venn diagram to represent these sets. If we draw each set separately. This is the circle that represents A={1,2,5,6}

B={3,9}. This is the U={1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9}.for the Venn diagram draw the big box to represent U and draw shapes for A and B, which includes each element. For A, take {1,2,5,6} and draw a shape, then select B={3,9} and draw a shape. how many total elements that we have? we have 9 elements, already we have used 4 elements for A and 2 for B, so it is expected that the remaining are 3 elements. checking the remaining elements we will find that these elements are 4,7,8.

Solved example-8

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