# Book:John Jackson/Rational Amusement for Winter Evenings

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## John Jackson:

## John Jackson: *Rational Amusement for Winter Evenings; Or, a Collection of above 200 Curious and Interesting Puzzles and Paradoxes relating to Arithmetic, Geometry, Geography &c. With Their Solution, And Four Plates. Designed chiefly for Young Persons.*

Published $\text {1821}$, **Longman**.

### Subject matter

### Contents

- Preface

- A Collection of Curious Puzzles
- Arithmetical Puzzles
- Magic Squares
- Curious Arithmetical Questions
- Geometrical Puzzles
- Trees Planted in Rows
- Geographical Paradoxes

- A Key to the Collection of Curious Puzzles
- A Key to the Arithmetical Puzzles
- A Key to the Magic Squares
- A Key to the Curious Arithmetical Questions Requiring regular Calculation
- A Key to the Geometrical Puzzles
- A Key to Trees Planted in Rows
- A Key to the Geographical Paradoxes

## Cited by

## Sources

- 1992: David Wells:
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