Mathematical Proofs: A Transition to Advanced Mathematics
Key differences between 3rd and 2nd editions
 Period between current and previous publications: 5 years (2012 vs 2007).
 Chartrand/Polimeni/Zhang's Mathematical Proofs book was first published in 2002.
 The Third Ed. consists of 13 chapters as its predecessor, but contains 32 pages more.
 More than 250 new exercises, including many challenging exercises at the end of exercise sets.
 New examples have been added and heavily revised with new proofs.
 Chapter 13 "Proofs in Group Theory" has been expanded to include coverage of cosets and Lagrange’s theorem.
 The important topic of quantified statements is now introduced in Section "2.10 Quantified Statements" and reviewed in Section "7.2 Revisiting Quantified Statements"
3rd Edition of
Mathematical Proofs: A Transition to Advanced Mathematics
eBook, 416 pages
eBook ISBN: 9780321894038
Published by: Pearson, October 12, 2012
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Published by: Pearson, August 31, 2012
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2nd Edition of
Mathematical Proofs: A Transition to Advanced Mathematics
Hardcover, 384 pages
ISBN10: 0321390539
ISBN13: 9780321390530
Published by: Pearson, October 13, 2007
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Paperback, 365 pages
ISBN10: 0321526732
ISBN13: 9780321526731
Published by: Pearson Addison Wesley, November 2007
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1st Edition of
Mathematical Proofs: A Transition to Advanced Mathematics
Hardcover, 384 pages
ISBN10: 0201710900
ISBN13: 9780201710908
Published by: Addison Wesley, June 07, 2002
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