Mathematical puzzles, Volume 1

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Dover Publications, 1959 - Games - 167 pages
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Bizarre imagination, originality, trickiness, and whimsy characterize puzzles of Sam Loyd, America's greatest puzzler. Present selection from fabulously rare Cyclopedia includes the famous 14–15 puzzles, the Horse of a Different Color, and 115 others in various areas of elementary math. 150 period line drawings.

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Contents

Plane Geometry Problems
1
Arithmetic and Algebraic Problems
2
Bixley to Quixley
9
Copyright

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Martin Gardner is the author of more than seventy books, including Fads and Fallacies in the Name of Science, The Annotated Alice, The Annotated Hunting of the Snark, and The Colossal Book of Mathematics. He lives in Norman, Oklahoma.

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