More Puzzles

Front Cover
Orient Paperbacks, Oct 1, 2006 - 200 pages
3 Reviews
Here are over 300 tantalizing puzzles, brain teasers and riddles by one of the greatest mathematical geniuses of the twentieth century, Shakuntala Devi, popularly known as the 'human computer'. The puzzles include every possible type of mathematical recreation, time and distance problems, age and money riddles, puzzles involving geometry and elementary algebra, and just plain straight thinking. Often entertaining, but always stimulating, the puzzles included in the book offer hours of fun and relaxation.
 

What people are saying - Write a review

User Review - Flag as inappropriate

i want solutions for this book

User Review - Flag as inappropriate

I think, in problem no.25, page no.125, more puzzles book-shakunthala devi, the given magic square is to be filled with following numbers 4 1/4, 5 1/2, 6 3/4, 8, 9 1/4, 10 1/2, 11 3/4, 13, 14 1/4. but in second row-third column, there should be 11 3/4. ( instead of 10 3/4)

Selected pages

Contents

Section 1
17
Section 2
31
Section 3
34
Section 4
36
Section 5
60
Section 6
69
Section 7
88
Section 8
101
Section 16
137
Section 17
147
Section 18
157
Section 19
159
Section 20
160
Section 21
161
Section 22
164
Section 23
165

Section 9
107
Section 10
121
Section 11
122
Section 12
125
Section 13
129
Section 14
131
Section 15
134
Section 24
166
Section 25
171
Section 26
172
Section 27
188
Section 28
194
Section 29
197
Copyright

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information