We all have a group of some objects, collection of our favorite things, sets of books, a list of cities and countries in our life. These all are sets, and we come to their usage in our daily life.
Sets are the term used in mathematics which means the collection of any objects or collection. More scientifically, a set is a collection of well-defined objects.
Apart from their mathematical usage, we use sets in our daily life. Let’s check some everyday life examples of sets.
1. In Kitchen
Kitchen is the most relevant example of sets. Our mother always keeps the kitchen well arranged. The plates are kept separate from bowls and cups. Sets of similar utensils are kept separately.
2. School Bags
School bags of children is also an example. There are usually divisions in the school bags, where the sets of notebooks and textbooks are kept separately.
3. Shopping Malls
When we go shopping in a mall, we all have noticed that there are separate portions for each kind of things. For instances, clothing shops are on another floor whereas the food court is at another part of the mall.
As we all know that there are millions of galaxies present in our world which are separated from each other by some distance. Here, the universe act as a set.
Most of us have a different kind of playlists of songs present in our smartphones and computers. Rock songs are often separated from classical or any other genre. Hence, playlists also form the example of sets.
Every school or company have different sets of rules which have to follow by every student and employee. There are disciplinary rules, rules for leave, hostel rules, Timing rules, and many others. Hence, all different types of rules are separated from others.
7. Representative House
Representative houses are examples of sets. Here the people belonging to various departments have to sit separately from other departments. For example, the legal department and finance department dont sit intermixed with each other. It has the lower house and upper house called Senate, where only senior members sit whereas the juniors sit in the lower house.