Book:Joseph S. Madachy/Mathematics on Vacation

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Joseph S. Madachy: Mathematics on Vacation

Published $1966$.


Subject Matter


Contents

acknowledgements
preface
1 GEOMETRIC DISSECTIONS
2 CHESSBOARD PLACEMENT PROBLEMS
3 FUN WITH PAPER
geometric constructions with paper only
flexagons
other flexagon diversions
solid flexagons
4 MAGIC AND ANTIMAGIC SQUARES
magic squares
miscellaneous magic configurations
antimagic squares
talisman squares
5 PUZZLES AND PROBLEMS
problems
answers
6 NUMBER RECREATIONS
numbers and their divisors
perfect and multiperfect numbers
prime numbers
amicable numbers
$0123456789$, or digital diversions
narcissistic numbers
factorial products
printer's "errors"
automorphic numbers
two rather large numbers
7 ALPHAMETICS
alphametic puzzles
answers
8 CONGLOMERATE
the problem of the mice
deployment
domino recreations
lost chords
bounding billiard balls
GLOSSARY
BIBLIOGRAPHY
INDEX


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