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Entertaining Mathematical Puzzles
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: Martin Gardner
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986-10 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Playing with mathematical riddles can be an intriguing and fun-filled pastime — as popular science writer Martin Gardner proves in this entertaining collection. Puzzlists need only an elementary knowledge of math and a will to resist looking up the answer before trying to solve a problem. Written in a light
Entertaining Mathematical Teasers and how to Solve Them
Language: en
Pages: 109
Authors: James Alston Hope Hunter
Categories: Games
Type: BOOK - Published: 1983 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

160 math teasers and 40 alphametics will provide hours of mind-stretching entertainment. Accessible to high school students. Solutions. Four Appendices.
Intriguing Puzzles in Math and Logic
Language: en
Pages: 164
Authors: Stephen Barr
Categories: Games
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Over 60 baffling brain benders: Two Glasses of Port, Wolf in Sheep's Compound, The Infinite Chessboard, Bughouse Binary, more. Answers.
Mathematical Puzzles
Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: Sam Loyd
Categories: Games & Activities
Type: BOOK - Published: 1959 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Choice puzzles by one of America's most ingenious creators of mathematical entertainments, ranging from simple exercises in arithmetic to complex calculus problems
Mathematical Recreations and Essays
Language: en
Pages: 428
Authors: Walter William Rouse Ball, Harold Scott Macdonald Coxeter
Categories: Games & Activities
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987-01-01 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

This classic work offers scores of stimulating, mind-expanding games and puzzles: arithmetical and geometrical problems, chessboard recreations, magic squares, map-coloring problems, cryptography and cryptanalysis, much more. "A must to add to your mathematics library" ? The Mathematics Teacher. Index. References for Further Study. Includes 150 black-and-white line illustrations.