DMWP: Errors Sorted by Page Number

PageLocationDescription of the Error (more serious errors are highlighted)Reported ByDate Posted
26Five lines above the Venn diagramsChange "The Venn diagrams have lead us" to "The Venn diagrams have led us"Eric Gossett  9-09-2013
114Phase 1, final rearranged equationq6 should be -q6Kayla Hewitt10-06-2014
123Example 3.30, line 6 "gcd(2,5) = 1" should be "gcd(3,5) = 1"Jason James  2-26-2014
143The Chess Board TheoremThe theorem was first proved by S. W. Golomb: Checker Boards and Polyominoes, The American Mathematical Monthly, Vol. 61, No. 10 (Dec., 1954), pp. 675-682Susan Montgomery10-21-2013
151Table 3.14row 6 col 1 should be 22; row 1 col 5 should be 16Kayse Lee  9-16-2012
174list line in Example 4.5change "steps 2a and 2b are" to "step 2a is"Eric Gossett10-03-2015
179Exercise 7 Change "between 71° and 90°F" to "over 70° and not over 90°"Curtis Heyda10-01-2012
179Example 4.10, line 1change "algorithm preemtive" to "algorithm preemptive"Caleb Knox11-02-2013
228The Mutually Exclusive Tasks Principle"decomposed into two mutually exclusive tasks" should be "accomplished by completing exactly one of two mutually exclusive tasks,"C. Pandu Rangan11-04-2017
238Exercise 28achange "10-key chords" to "10-key combinations"Anthony Colombo10-21-2013
2531 line above "The second enumeration"change "sum uses is" to "sum is"Dave Kilgore10-16-2012
255Theorem 5.19"For all positive integers n and r" should be "For all positive integers b and r"Ryan Hanson10-10-2017
353The n = 3 paragraphchange "peg 3" to "peg C"Madi Thull11-18-2016
362Footnote 35change "This idea is not a good, " to "This is not a good idea, "Ben Visness11-03-2014
372In step 3 of the box at the top of the pageδ2 is missing the subscriptJacob Heppner11-02-2014
4206 lines from the bottom(1 + z2 + x4 + ⋅⋅⋅) should be (1 + z2 + z4 + ⋅⋅⋅)Nathan Gossett10-28-2012
423Quick Check 8.1 #1change "Show the" to "Show that"Annie Melling11-11-2013
426OI CI ∅ "can be all be" should be "can all be"Bailey Middendorf12-07-2017
461Definition 8.33there should not be a space in front of the first comma in line 1Eric Gossett  9-16-2012
506First line after "Detour"change "m+1 ≤ k ≤ p" to "1 ≤ k ≤ p-m"Eric Gossett  4-13-2015
512Theorem 8.70change "exits" to "exists"Eric Gossett  9-16-2012
516Theorem 8.75, line 2The phrase "whenever the" should read "whenever |S| ≥ R(k1,k2,...,kn;m) and the"Eric Gossett  9-16-2012
518Exercise 21Should read "Prove R(m,k;m) ≥ k for k ≥ m ≥ 1"Isaac Livingston  9-16-2012
555line 5 after Definition 9.8change "the third assumption" to "the fourth assumption"Claire Cornell12-10-2015
566line 1 of Figure 9.14change ⟨\TITLE⟩ to ⟨/TITLE⟩Brandon RichardWebster11-12-2012
568Exercise 1should end with: "that only uses concatenation and the * operator."Eric Gossett11-16-2016
589third paragraph under "Turing Machines and Neural Nets"change "Pitts showed" to "Pitts asserted"Eric Gossett  9-16-2012
603Definition 10.7"we say the" should be "we say that"Daniel Moliter11-29-2017
604Definition 10.9change "The line graph GL is" to "The line graph GL, is"Caleb Knox11-21-2013
610Definition 10.14 Alternative Notation"a simple graph with loops" would be better as "a simple graph with loops inserted"Daniel Moliter12-07-2017
617Exercises 11 and 12The calculator or software comment in part (b) should be in part (a)Curtis Heyda11-27-2012
619footnote 10change "in not in" to "is not in"Dave Kilgore11-25-2012
626Exercise 16Although correct as stated, it will be easier for the reader to change "is seated next to at least one friend." to "has a friend seated on both sides."Nathan Gossett11-28-2012
633Exercise 20"if and only of" should be "if and only if"Ben Visness12-05-2014
656Table 10.6 caption"Djikstra's" should be "Dijkstra's"Nicolas Nytko  5-17-2017
676Definition 11.11, completeThe definition for a complete tree would be less ambiguous if it read "An m-ary tree of height h is called complete if it is a balanced tree having all levels filled except perhaps level h."Nathan Gossett12-07-2016
678The proof of Theorem 11.14Since i is already being used as the number of interior nodes, it is a poor choice for the summation index. Change the summation index to k.Liz LeGrand12-03-2012
690Exercise 4cchange "Bismark" to "Bismarck"Caleb Knox12-10-2013
A38Exercises 2.3.4, Exercise 9(a)Should be "A ∧ B ∧ C ∧ (Di ∨ Dii) ∧ E ∧ F"Ike Goetzman  9-09-2015
A42Exercises 2.6.2 exercise 2.(b)It would be better to designate the universe of discourse as P and write ∃ pP in the final expression.Curtis Heyda  9-16-2012
A53Exercises 5.3.3 #11Change "differ by 1 from its two neighbors" to "differ by 1 from at least one neighbor"Annie Melling10-29-2013
A6917 (b)"Three state are sufficient." should be "Three states are sufficient."Ben Visness11-17-2014

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