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September 24, 2014

Posted by **Joy** on Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 8:00pm.

If the degrees of the vertices are 1, 2, 1, 3, 1, respectively, is G a tree? Why or why not?

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**MathMate**, Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 9:52pmBy definition, a tree is a connected acyaclic graph.

One of the sufficient properties of a tree is that the number of edges equals the number of vertices minus one.

Note: number of edges = (sum of degrees of all vertices)/2.

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**Joy**, Friday, August 9, 2013 at 1:24pmMathMate: Thank you!

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