Book:Martin Gardner/Wheels, Life, and Other Mathematical Amusements

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Martin Gardner: Wheels, Life, and Other Mathematical Amusements

Published $1983$, W.H. Freeman and Company

ISBN 0-7167-1589-9.


Contents

Introduction
1. Wheels
2. Diophantine Analysis and Fermat's Last Theorem
3. The Knotted Molecule and Other Problems
4. Alephs and Supertasks
5. Nontransitive Dice and Other Probability Paradoxes
6. Geometrical Fallacies
7. The Combinatorics of Paper Folding
8. A Set of Quickies
9. Ticktacktoe Games
10. Plaiting Polyhedrons
11. The Game of Halma
12. Advertising Premiums
13. Salmon on Austin's Dog
14. Aim and Hackenbush
15. Golomb's Graceful Graphs
16. Charles Addams' Skier and other Problems
17. Chess Tasks
18. Slither, 3X + 1, and Other Curious Questions
19. Mathematical Tricks With Cards
20. The Game of Life, Part I
21. The Game of Life, Part II
22. The Game of Life, Part III
Name Index