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Mathematical games

Peter Epps

Mathematical games

by Peter Epps

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Published by Macmillan Education in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Peter Epps and John Deans. 2.
ContributionsDeans, John.
The Physical Object
Pagination15 board games ;
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14995584M
ISBN 100333190939

With his second published book Mathematics, Magic and Mystery (Dover, ) out a few months, Martin submitted an article to Scientific American about a paperfolding activity with mathamatical underpinnings."Flexagons, in which strips of paper are used to make hexagonal figures with unusual properties" appeared as a feature in the Dec issue, and was an immediate hit. Math Games provides a suite of free, customizable games and a digital textbook with hundreds of math exercises to suit different students’ abilities and grade levels. We also offer downloadable game apps, printable worksheet exercises, and assignment-creation tools to .

# 1. The Scientific American Book of Mathematical Puzzles & Diversions subtitled "Paradoxes and Paperfolding, Moebius Variations and Mnemonics, Fallacies, Brain-Teasers, Magic Squares, Topological Curiosities, Probability and Parlor Tricks, and a variety of ancient and new games and problems, from Polyominoes, Nim, and the Tower of Hanoi to Four-Dimensional Ticktacktoe. This book is a wonderful addition to any game player's or puzzle solver's library. By analysing the last point in Go, the authors, open up, in a clear and concise fashion, a whole world of mathematical techniques and concepts for analysing games.

Math Games and Puzzles (Note: most of the games have been moved to a separate site, CTK Math Games for Kids. For now, they are accessible here and at the new site.) 3-Chain [Java] 3 glass puzzle [JavaScript] 3 glass puzzle, second, more general tool [JavaScript] Three Jugs Problem [Java] 4 . Martin Gardner Mathematical Games Collections. Langford Home • Miscellany & Lists. The great Martin Gardner's "Mathematical Games" columns in Scientific American were assembled, over the years, into fifteen volumes. I put together this simple listing to help me trace which book a remembered essay actually appears in.


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His column broke such stories as Rivest, Shamir and Adelman on public-key cryptography, Mandelbrot on fractals /5(18). For Gardner's columns collected in book form, see Martin Gardner bibliography § "Mathematical Games": The Scientific American columns. Over a period of 24 years (January – December ), Martin Gardner wrote consecutive monthly Mathematical games book Games" columns for Scientific American magazine.

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