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The Magic of Math: Solving for x and Figuring Out Why
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ean: 9780465096213, isbn: 0465096212,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews

The world's greatest mental mathematical magician takes us on a spellbinding journey through the wonders of numbers (and more)"Arthur Benjamin ... joyfully shows you how to make nature's numbers dance."--Bill Nye (the science guy)The Magic of Math is...

The Puzzle Universe: A History of Mathematics in 315 Puzzles
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mpn: Full colour throughout, ean: 9781770854758, isbn: 1770854754,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 16 reviews

The Puzzle Universe is intended for general readers and devoted puzzlers. It is about the latent beauty of mathematics, its history, and the puzzles that have advanced and emerged from the science of numbers. It is full of challenging historical fact...

Math Games: Skill-Based Practice for Kindergarten
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mpn: 51287, ean: 9781425812874, isbn: 1425812872,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews

Bring learning mathematical skills into a whole new light for students in kindergarten! This book provides fun and unique skill-based games that encourage whole-group, whole-class, small-group, and partner interaction and collaboration. These activit...

Winning Ways for Your Mathematical Plays, Volume 4
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ean: 9781568811444, isbn: 1568811446,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 52 reviews

In the quarter of a century since three mathematicians and game theorists collaborated to create Winning Ways for Your Mathematical Plays, the book has become the definitive work on the subject of mathematical games. Now carefully revised and broken ...

Logical Labyrinths
By Brand: A K Peters/CRC Press

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ean: 9781568814438, isbn: 1568814437,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews

This book features a unique approach to the teaching of mathematical logic by putting it in the context of the puzzles and paradoxes of common language and rational thought. It serves as a bridge from the author’s puzzle books to his technical writ...

Things to Make and Do in the Fourth Dimension: A Mathematician's Journey Through Narcissistic Numbers, Optimal Dating Algorithms, at Least Two Kinds of Infinity, and More
By Farrar, Straus and Giroux

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ean: 9780374275655, isbn: 0374275653,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 48 reviews

A book from the stand-up mathematician that makes math fun again!Math is boring, says the mathematician and comedian Matt Parker. Part of the problem may be the way the subject is taught, but it's also true that we all, to a greater or lesser extent,...

In Pursuit of the Traveling Salesman: Mathematics at the Limits of Computation
By Princeton University Press

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mpn: 40819699, ean: 9780691163529, isbn: 0691163529,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 58 reviews

What is the shortest possible route for a traveling salesman seeking to visit each city on a list exactly once and return to his city of origin? It sounds simple enough, yet the traveling salesman problem is one of the most intensely studied puzzles ...

Sudoku 600 Easy Puzzles Volume 21: Train Your Brain!
By Independently published

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ean: 9781983365195, isbn: 198336519X,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 121 reviews

Hours of Sudoku puzzles to enjoy!A bargain for anyone looking to stimulate their brain! Makes a perfect gift for birthdays, holidays, or just to relax.This book includes:600 Easy PuzzlesEasy-to-read SolutionsEnjoy these easy-to-read puzzles anytime, ...

Elementary Cryptanalysis (Anneli Lax New Mathematical Library)
By Brand: Mathematical Association of America

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ean: 9780883856475, isbn: 0883856476,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 217 reviews

Originally published in the New Mathematical Library almost half a century ago, this charming book explains how to solve cryptograms based on elementary mathematical principles, starting with the Caesar cipher and building up to progressively more so...

Professor Povey's Perplexing Problems: Pre-university Physics and Maths Puzzles with Solutions
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mpn: MAN-OP-U024-1780747756, ean: 9781780747750, isbn: 1780747756,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 42 reviews

In Professor Povey's Perplexing Problems, Thomas Povey shares 109 of his favorite problems in physics and maths. A tour de force of imagination and exposition, he guides us through uncompromisingly challenging territory that expands our minds and enc...

Problem Solving Through Recreational Mathematics (Dover Books on Mathematics)
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ean: 9780486409177, isbn: 0486409171,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 12 reviews

Historically, many of the most important mathematical concepts arose from problems that were recreational in origin. This book takes advantage of that fact, using recreational mathematics — problems, puzzles and games — to teach students how to t...

Puzzle Box, Volume 3
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ean: 9780486816852, isbn: 0486816850,

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A car dealer sells two cars for $9,999 each — one at a 10% profit, the other at a 10% loss. Overall, did the dealer make or lose money?How many common words of six letters can you make from "machine," using each letter only once per word?Raoul aske...

The Universal Computer: The Road from Leibniz to Turing, Third Edition
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ean: 9781138502086, isbn: 1138502081,

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The breathtakingly rapid pace of change in computing makes it easy to overlook the pioneers who began it all. Written by Martin Davis, respected logician and researcher in the theory of computation, The Universal Computer: The Road from Leibniz to Tu...

The Times Ultimate Killer Su Doku Book 8
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mpn: 24224209, ean: 9780008173838, isbn: 0008173834,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 10 reviews

Prepare yourself for the toughest Su Doku challenge there is. These diabolically difficult puzzles will put your brainpower to the test as you warm up with the 100 Deadly Killer puzzles before steeling yourself to take on the 20 Extra Deadly Su Dokus...

The Gödelian Puzzle Book: Puzzles, Paradoxes and Proofs
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ean: 9780486497051, isbn: 0486497054,

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These brand-new recreational logic puzzles provide entertaining variations on Gödel's incompleteness theorems, offering ingenious challenges related to infinity, truth and provability, undecidability, and other concepts. Created by the celebrated lo...

Crocheting Adventures with Hyperbolic Planes
By Brand: A K Peters/CRC Press

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ean: 9781568814520, isbn: 1568814526,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews

This richly illustrated book discusses non-Euclidean geometry and the hyperbolic plane in an accessible way. The author provides instructions for how to crochet models of the hyperbolic plane, pseudosphere, and catenoid/helicoids. With this knowledge...

From the Desk of Jane Austen: 100 Postcards
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ean: 9780770436698, isbn: 0770436692,

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For Jane Austen fans who treasure the art of correspondence, an elegant keepsake box filled with 100 postcards featuring the ubiquitous wit of Austen’s sentiments, to mail to loved ones, frame as a set, or pin to an inspiration board.“Expect a mo...

Geometric Folding Algorithms: Linkages, Origami, Polyhedra
By Cambridge University Press

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ean: 9780521715225, isbn: 0521715229,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 62 reviews

How can linkages, pieces of paper, and polyhedra be folded? The authors present hundreds of results and over 60 unsolved 'open problems' in this comprehensive look at the mathematics of folding, with an emphasis on algorithmic or computational aspect...

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