Verbal, Roster, and Set-Builder Notation for a Set

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This site includes a written description and a video describing the three ways to name a set:

  • By name or verbal description
  • By roster (list or listing) form
  • By set-builder notation. Note that the colon : may be replaced by a vertical line |

Click on the link below to view the article “Verbal, Roster, and Set-builder Notation for a Set” developed by Minnesota State University–Moorhead.