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By Louis A. Graham

For 20 years, a world readership of employees in utilized arithmetic submitted their favourite puzzles to a mid-twentieth-century column, The Graham Dial. This unique assortment positive aspects a hundred of the publication's best possible difficulties, with issues starting from good judgment and engineering occasions to quantity idea and geometry. each one challenge was once in particular chosen for its broadly differing modes of answer, and such a lot contain a number of equipment of answer plus tests in their efficacy.
In checking their ideas opposed to the book's, readers may perhaps locate that their curiosity within the puzzles raises. the hunt for a solution can turn into a problem to enhance upon current ideas, as in a pleasant pageant between dozens of keen-witted, problem-solving engineers and mathematical puzzle lovers. greater than dozen "mathematical nursery rhymes" seem through the ebook, which concludes with a last part of 25 "quickies" that may attempt readers' speed.

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