## Intriguing Mathematical ProblemsAmusing and informative in its approach to solving mathematical bafflers, this treasury of theories, games, puzzles and oddities of all kinds, compiled by one of the world's best card players (Jacoby) and an expert in mathematical recreations (Benson) will delight and fascinate math enthusiasts. |

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### Contents

the answers are whole numbers 152 | 3 |

where inference and reasoning reign | 4 |

dineout club 7 who was executed? 8 literary | 22 |

cles 7 birds in flight 8 philanthrope 9 | 25 |

reasoning 121 | 30 |

the crow flies 28 courier 29 outboard | 34 |

chain smoker 34 commuter service 35 beef | 37 |

explorations in probability | 53 |

bigdomes park 41 jim andjudy 42 iones | 55 |

the seven housemasters 56 his instructors age | 135 |

page | 167 |

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Ants, Bikes, and Clocks: Problem Solving for Undergraduates William Briggs No preview available - 2005 |