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Dr. Ecco is a mathematical detective and puzzle solver. In this book readers are invited to join him in solving nearly 40 puzzles inspired by methods in computer science and mathematics, including The Tower of Lego, the Odd Doors Problem, Spies and Double Agents, Gossiping Defenders, Code Breaking, and many more.

Synopsis:

Join math detective in solving nearly 40 puzzles inspired by methods in computer science and mathematics. The Tower of Lego, Odd Doors Problem, Spies and Double Agents, many more. Solutions.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

Preface

The Adventures

  Introduction

  Eccentrics

    Minority Rules

    The Tower of Lego

    Odd Doors Problem

    The Coach's Dilemma

    Maximum Flow

    Critical Paths

  First Spies

    Spies and Acquaintances

    Spies and Double Agents

    Rocket Assembly

    Offshore Oil Well

  Experts

    The Campers' Problem

    Pebbles and Persuasion

    The Architect's Problem

    Circuits Checking Circuits

    Gossiping Defenders

    Delicate Balances

  "Polluters, Suitors, and Tigers"

    Warehouses and Barrels

    Party

    Code Breaking

    Code Invention

    Spacecraft Malfunction

    Escaped Tiger

  Industrialists and Generals

    Speculations

    Railroad Blues

    Flighty Ideas

    The Rotary Problem

    The Contract Problem

    Command and Control

    Wrong Number

    Fakes

  Fame

    Knowledge Coordination I

    Knowledge Coordination II

    The Couriers Problem

    Road Work

    Country Roads

    Subway Layout

  Vanished

    Puzzle-Mad Kidnapper

    Mystery

Solutions to Puzzles

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486296159
Author:
Shasha, Dennis Elliott
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
Shasha, Dennis
Location:
Mineola, N.Y. :
Subject:
Puzzles
Subject:
Recreations & Games
Subject:
Mathematical recreations
Subject:
Logic & Brain Teasers
Subject:
Games-Mental Puzzles
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Recreational Math
Publication Date:
19970731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
206
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.56 lb

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