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Graph theory: graph theory, branch of mathematics concerned with networks of points connected by lines. The study of graphs, mathematical structures used to model pairwise relations between objects from a certain collection. Graph theory introduction graph theory deals with problems that have a graph (or network) structure in this context a graph (or network as many people use the terms interchangeable) consists of. Definitions and examples a graph is a diagram consisting of points the cube graphs is a bipartite graphs and have appropriate in the coding theory.
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Graph theory is the study of mathematical objects known as graphs, which consist of vertices (or nodes) connected by edges (in the figure below, the vertices are the numbered circles, and the edges join the vertices. Graph theory is a flourishing discipline containing a body of beautiful and powerful theorems of wide applicability its explosive growth in recent years is mainly due to its role as an essential structure underpinning modern applied mathematics – computer science, combinatorial optimization, and. A stimulating excursion into pure mathematics aimed at the mathematically traumatized, but great fun for mathematical hobbyists and.
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