Set of Destination of a Relation

Set of Destination of a Relation

Set of values or objects that can be used as the end points of the ordered pairs in a relation.

The set of destination includes the range of the relation, or the set of values that its dependent variable can take


  • Consider the relation “y = 2x + 1” where x is an element in the set of whole numbers.
    The set of departure is the set of whole numbers, including: {0, 1, 2, 3, 4, …}.
    The set of destination is the set of odd whole numbers, including: {1, 3, 5, 7, 9, …}.
  • In the illustration below showing a relation between the set E and the set F, the set F = {1, 2, 4, 8, 16} is the set of destination of the relation. The range of this relation is {2, 4, 8, 16}:

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