Homage to a Pied Puzzler by Alan Schoen,Tom Rodgers,Ed Pegg Jr

By Alan Schoen,Tom Rodgers,Ed Pegg Jr

The culture of honoring Martin Gardner keeps with this edited selection of articles via those that were encouraged by means of Gardner to go into arithmetic, to go into magic, to deliver magic into their arithmetic, or to carry arithmetic into their magic. Contributing authors contain world-leading puzzle designers, puzzle creditors, mathematicians, and magicians.

The number of articles comprises card or magic tips (with a mathematical trick at the back of them), the background in the back of given puzzles, mathematically attention-grabbing items concerning the quantity seven, and puzzles for the reader to unravel. particular puzzles mentioned contain tangram, 14-15 Puzzle, seven-coloring of the torus, packing circles, loopy Elephant Dance, and more!

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