Mathematical Brain Benders

Mathematical Brain Benders

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by Stephen Barr
     
 

Challenge yourself with over 100 fresh paradoxes, puzzles, riddles, conundrums, word and number games for the jaded, skeptical puzzlist. Over 100 pages of comprehensive answers. Approximately 300 illustrations. "Excellent collection of unusual, offbeat, and completely original puzzles." — Scientific American.

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Challenge yourself with over 100 fresh paradoxes, puzzles, riddles, conundrums, word and number games for the jaded, skeptical puzzlist. Over 100 pages of comprehensive answers. Approximately 300 illustrations. "Excellent collection of unusual, offbeat, and completely original puzzles." — Scientific American.

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Scientific American
Excellent collection of unusual, offbeat, and completely original puzzles.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486242606
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
05/01/1982
Series:
Dover Recreational Math Series
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
1,273,260
Product dimensions:
5.42(w) x 8.32(h) x 0.48(d)
Age Range:
11 - 12 Years

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Mathematical Brain Benders : Second Miscellany of Puzzles 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
Received this book as a gift and I loved it. It has some approachable puzzles for the novice that are still interesting and a way to get your feet wet for the expert. But, it also has some very tricky puzzles I am still pondering and have some of my mathematician friends stumped.