## Amusements in mathematics |

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### Contents

Units Abbreviation and Conversion | |

Preface | |

Arithmetical And Algebraical Problems | |

Geometrical Problems | xxxvi |

Points And Lines Problems | xlviii |

Moving Counter Problems | xlviii |

Unicursal And Route Problems | xlviii |

Combination And Group Problems | xlviii |

Problems Concerning Games | xciii |

Puzzle Games | xcviii |

Magic Square Problems | ci |

Mazes And How To Thread Them | cx |

The Paradox Party | cxvi |

Unclassified Problems | cxxvi |

SOLUTIONS 1100 | cxxxiii |

SOLUTIONS 101200 | clxiv |

Chessboard Problems | lix |

Measuring Weighing And Packing Puzzles | lxxxvi |

Crossing River Problems | xc |

SOLUTIONS 201300 | 36 |

SOLUTIONS 301430 | 42 |

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