HEXAFLEXAGONS, PROBABILITY, PARADOXES AND THE TOWER OF HANOI: MARTIN GARDNER'S FIRST BOOK OF MATHEMATICAL PUZZLES AND GAMES
HEXAFLEXAGONS, PROBABILITY, PARADOXES AND THE TOWER OF HANOI: MARTIN GARDNER'S FIRST BOOK OF MATHEMATICAL PUZZLES AND GAMES
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Hexaflexagons, Probability Paradoxes, and the Tower of Hanoi
by Martin Gardner
Hexaflexagons, Probability Paradoxes, and the Tower of Hanoi is the inaugural volume in Martin Gardner's New Mathematical Library. This book of the earliest of Gardner's enormously popular Scientific American columns and puzzles continues to challenge and fascinate readers. Now the author, in consultation with experts, has added updates to all the chapters, including new game variations, mathematical proofs, and other developments and discoveries. Paradoxes and paperfolding, Moebius variations and mnemonics, fallacies, magic squares, topological curiosities, parlor tricks, and games ancient and modern, from Polyminoes, Nim, Hex, and the Tower of Hanoi to fourdimensional ticktacktoe. These mathematical recreations, clearly and cleverly presented by Martin Gardner, delight and perplex while demonstrating principles of logic, probability, geometry, and other fields of mathematics.
 Brand name: MAA
 Author: Martin Gardner
 ISBN:97800521735254
 208 pp.
 Paperback
 2008
 Martin Gardner New Mathematical Library
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