- ISBN 9780486281520 / 0486281523
- Title My Best Mathematical and Logic Puzzles
- Author Martin Gardner
- Category Puzzles & Quizzes
- Format Paperback
- Year 1994
- Pages 96
- Publisher Dover Publications
- Imprint Dover Publications Inc.
- Language English
- Dimensions 138mm x 7mm x 216mm
The noted expert selects 70 of his favorite “short” puzzles. Includes The Returning Explorer, The Mutilated Chessboard, Scrambled Box Tops, and dozens more. Complete solutions included.
The noted expert and longtime author of Scientific American's Mathematical Games column selects 70 of his favorite “short” puzzles. Enthusiasts can challenge their skills with such mind-bogglers as The Returning Explorer, The Mutilated Chessboard, Scrambled Box Tops, Bronx vs. Brooklyn, and dozens more involving logic and basic math. Complete solutions included.
Martin Gardner is the author of more than seventy books, including Fads and Fallacies in the Name of Science, The Annotated Alice, The Annotated Hunting of the Snark, and The Colossal Book of Mathematics. He lives in Norman, Oklahoma.