Can You Solve My Problems?: Ingenious, Perplexing, And Totally Satisfying Math And Logic Puzzles by Alex BellosCan You Solve My Problems?: Ingenious, Perplexing, And Totally Satisfying Math And Logic Puzzles by Alex Bellos

Can You Solve My Problems?: Ingenious, Perplexing, And Totally Satisfying Math And Logic Puzzles

byAlex Bellos

Paperback | March 21, 2017

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Puzzle lovers, rejoice!

Bestselling math writer Alex Bellos has a challenge for you: 125 of the world’s best brainteasers from the last two millennia.

Armed with logic alone, you’ll detect counterfeit coins, navigate river crossings, and untangle family trees. Then—with just a dash of high school math—you’ll tie a rope around the Earth, match wits with a cryptic wizard, and use four 4s to create every number from 1 to 50. (It can be done!)

The ultimate casebook for daring puzzlers, Can You Solve My Problems? also tells the story of the puzzle—from ancient China to Victorian England to modern-day Japan. Grab your pencil and get puzzling!
Alex Bellos' bestselling popular math books have been translated into more than 20 languages. He writes about math for the Guardian and frequently speaks at conferences, in schools, and beyond. The Association of British Science Writers named his blog the Best Science Blog of 2016. Bellos is also the coauthor of two math coloring books...
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Title:Can You Solve My Problems?: Ingenious, Perplexing, And Totally Satisfying Math And Logic PuzzlesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:352 pages, 7.75 × 6 × 0.9 inPublished:March 21, 2017Publisher:The ExperimentLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:161519388X

ISBN - 13:9781615193882

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