# Partition of a Set

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A Partition of a Set is a family of sets that represents set [math]\displaystyle{ X }[/math] as a union of non-overlapping and non-empty subsets.

## References

### 2014

- (Wikipedia, 2014) ⇒ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/partition_of_a_set Retrieved:2014-4-21.
- In mathematics, a
**partition**of a set*X*is a division of X as a union of non-overlapping and non-empty subsets, sometimes called "**parts**" or "**blocks**" or "**cells**". More formally, these "cells" are both collectively exhaustive and mutually exclusive with respect to the set being partitioned.

- In mathematics, a