What makes these puzzles so special? Not only does each one illustrate some of the most classic theories in math, logic, and perception, but theyare eye-catching too. Stare at brilliantly hued concentric circles, inspired by the avideo activea paintings of the Parisian artist Isia Leviant; if you continue to look long enough, a spinning white blur will appear. Or imagine that you have a drawerful of socks in different colorsa7 red, 7 yellow, and 7 green pairs. If you pulled some out in complete darkness, how many would you have to take before youad be sure of having a pair in each color? Or solve word puzzles, paradoxes, and the mystery of the rolling photo cube.What makes these puzzles so special?
|Title||:||Peerless Probability Problems & Other Puzzles|
|Publisher||:||Sterling Publishing Company, Inc. - 2006|