Author(s): Gary Chartrand, Albert D. Polimeni, Ping ZhangDifference between 3rd and 2nd editions Side by side comparison of table of contents helps to figure out the most significant changes. |

**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"

Mathematical Proofs: A Transition to Advanced Mathematics

Published by: Pearson, October 12, 2012

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**Paperback**, 365 pages

Published by: Pearson Addison Wesley, November 2007

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