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Publisher Comments:

One of the largest puzzle collections — 430 brainteasers based on algebra, arithmetic, permutations, probability, plane figure dissection, properties of numbers, etc. Intriguing, witty, paradoxical productions of one of the world's foremost creators of puzzles. Full solutions. More than 450 illustrations.

Synopsis:

One of the largest puzzle collections — 430 brainteasers based on algebra, arithmetic, permutations, probability, plane figure dissection, properties of numbers, etc. More than 450 illustrations.

Synopsis:

One of the largest puzzle collections — 430 brainteasers based on algebra, arithmetic, permutations, probability, plane figure dissection, properties of numbers, etc. More than 450 illustrations.

Table of Contents

Preface

Arithmetical and Algebraical Problems

  Money Puzzles

  Age and Kinship Puzzles

  Clock Puzzles

  Locomotion and Speed Puzzles

  Digital Puzzles

  Various Arithmetical and Algebraical Problems

Geometrical Problems

  Dissection Puzzles

  Greek Cross Puzzles

  Various Dissection Puzzles

  Patchwork Puzzles

  Various Geometrical Puzzles

Points and Lines Problems

Moving Counter Problems

Unicursal and Route Problems

Combination and Group Problems

Chessboard Problems

  The Chessboard

  Statical Chess Puzzles

  The Guarded Chessboard

  Dynamical Chess Puzzles

  Various Chess Puzzles

"Measuring, Weighing, and Packing Puzzles"

Crossing River Problems

Problems concerning Games

Puzzle Games

Magic Square Problems

  "Subtracting, Multiplying, and Dividing Magics"

  Magic Squares of Primes

Mazes and how to thread Them

The Paradox Party

Unclassified Problems

Solutions

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486204734
Author:
Dudeney, Henry
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
Dudeney, Henry E.
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Mathematics
Subject:
Puzzles
Subject:
Recreations & Games
Subject:
Mathematical recreations
Subject:
Mathematics-Games and Puzzles
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Recreational Math
Series Volume:
23
Publication Date:
19580631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.67 pd
Age Level:
from 12

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One of the largest puzzle collections — 430 brainteasers based on algebra, arithmetic, permutations, probability, plane figure dissection, properties of numbers, etc. More than 450 illustrations.
"Synopsis" by , One of the largest puzzle collections — 430 brainteasers based on algebra, arithmetic, permutations, probability, plane figure dissection, properties of numbers, etc. More than 450 illustrations.
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