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For c in [0,1] let P_n(c) denote the set of n-vertex perfect graphs with density c and C_n(c) the set of n-vertex graphs without induced C_5 and with density c. We show that log|P_n(c)|/binom{n}{2}=log|C_n(c)|/binom{n}{2}=h(c)+o(1) with h(c)=1/2 if 1/4<c<3/4 and h(c)=H(|2c-1|)/2 otherwise, where H is the binary entropy function. Further, we use this result to deduce that almost all graphs in C_n(c) have homogenous sets of linear size. This answers a question raised by Loebl, Reed, Scott, Thomason, and Thomass\'e [Almost all H-free graphs have the Erd\H{o}s-Hajnal property] in the case of forbidden induced C_5.Comment: 19 page

Topics:
Mathematics - Combinatorics

Year: 2011

OAI identifier:
oai:arXiv.org:1102.5229

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