Problem Solving Through Recreational Mathematics

Autor: Bonnie Averbach
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486131742
File Size: 76,98 MB
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Fascinating approach to mathematical teaching stresses use of recreational problems, puzzles, and games to teach critical thinking. Logic, number and graph theory, games of strategy, much more. Includes answers to selected problems. Free solutions manual available for download at the Dover website.

Problem Solving Through Recreational Mathematics

Autor: Bonnie Averbach
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486409171
File Size: 47,78 MB
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Many of the most important mathematical concepts were developed from recreational problems. This book uses problems, puzzles, and games to teach students how to think critically. It emphasizes active participation in problem solving, with emphasis on logic, number and graph theory, games of strategy, and much more. Includes answers to selected problems. Index. 1980 edition.

How To Solve Mathematical Problems

Autor: Wayne A. Wickelgren
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486152685
File Size: 27,32 MB
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Seven problem-solving techniques include inference, classification of action sequences, subgoals, contradiction, working backward, relations between problems, and mathematical representation. Also, problems from mathematics, science, and engineering with complete solutions.

The Stanford Mathematics Problem Book

Autor: George Polya
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 048631832X
File Size: 28,83 MB
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Based on Stanford University's well-known competitive exam, this excellent mathematics workbook offers students at both high school and college levels a complete set of problems, hints, and solutions. 1974 edition.

Mathematics And Chess

Autor: Miodrag Petkovi?
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486294322
File Size: 40,39 MB
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99 puzzles built around the chessboard. Arithmetical and probability problems, chessboard recreations, geometrical puzzles, mathematical amusements and games, more. Solutions.

Problem Solving Through Problems

Autor: Loren C. Larson
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1461254981
File Size: 74,70 MB
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This is a practical anthology of some of the best elementary problems in different branches of mathematics. Arranged by subject, the problems highlight the most common problem-solving techniques encountered in undergraduate mathematics. This book teaches the important principles and broad strategies for coping with the experience of solving problems. It has been found very helpful for students preparing for the Putnam exam.

Puzzles And Paradoxes

Autor: T. H. O’Beirne
Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 0486246132
File Size: 72,83 MB
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These marvelous, stimulating games for the mind include geometric paradoxes, cube and color arrangement puzzles, calendar paradoxes, much more. Detailed solutions prepare readers for puzzles of even greater complexity.

My Best Mathematical And Logic Puzzles

Autor: Martin Gardner
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486281523
File Size: 65,45 MB
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The noted expert and longtime author of Scientific American's Mathematical Games column selects 70 of his favorite "short" puzzles. Enthusiasts can challenge their skills with such mind-bogglers as The Returning Explorer, The Mutilated Chessboard, Scrambled Box Tops, Bronx vs. Brooklyn, and dozens more involving logic and basic math. Complete solutions included.

Recreations In The Theory Of Numbers

Autor: Albert H. Beiler
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486210960
File Size: 23,33 MB
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Number theory proves to be a virtually inexhaustible source of intriguing puzzle problems. Includes divisors, perfect numbers, the congruences of Gauss, scales of notation, the Pell equation, more. Solutions to all problems.