Book:Henry Ernest Dudeney/Modern Puzzles

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Henry Ernest Dudeney: Modern Puzzles and how to solve them

Published $\text {1926}$, C. Arthur Pearson Ltd.


Arithmetical and Algebraical Problems --
Money Puzzles
Age and Kinship Puzzles
Clock Puzzles
Locomotion and Speed Puzzles
Digital Puzzles
Various Arithmetical and Algebraical Puzzles
Geometrical Problems --
Dissection Puzzles
Patchwork Puzzles
Paper-folding Puzzles
Various Geometrical Puzzles
Moving Counter Problems
Unicursal and Route Problems
Combination and Group Problems
Magic Square Problems
Magic Star Problems
Measuring, Weighing, and Packing Puzzles
Crossing River Problems
Problems Concerning Games
Puzzle Games
Wheel Paradox Problems
Unclassified Problems


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Critical View

While marketed as a book of entertaining puzzles, many of these are mundane word problems leading to tedious exercises in the solution of simultaneous equations.


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