Download e-book for kindle: Homage to a Pied Puzzler by Alan Schoen,Tom Rodgers,Ed Pegg Jr

By Alan Schoen,Tom Rodgers,Ed Pegg Jr

ISBN-10: 1568813155

ISBN-13: 9781568813158

The culture of honoring Martin Gardner maintains with this edited number of articles by way of those that were encouraged through Gardner to go into arithmetic, to go into magic, to convey magic into their arithmetic, or to convey arithmetic into their magic. Contributing authors comprise world-leading puzzle designers, puzzle creditors, mathematicians, and magicians.

The number of articles comprises card or magic methods (with a mathematical trick at the back of them), the historical past in the back of given puzzles, mathematically fascinating items regarding the quantity seven, and puzzles for the reader to resolve. particular puzzles mentioned comprise tangram, 14-15 Puzzle, seven-coloring of the torus, packing circles, loopy Elephant Dance, and more!

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