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Aha! gotcha

paradoxes to puzzle and delight

by Martin Gardner

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by W.H. Freeman in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mathematical recreations,
  • Paradox

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 161-164.

    StatementMartin Gardner.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA95 .G24
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 164 p. :
    Number of Pages164
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4273260M
    ISBN 100716714140, 0716713616
    LC Control Number81019543

    Aha! Gotcha: Paradoxes to Puzzle and Delight by Martin Gardner. , Worth Publishers, Incorporated. ISBN See Item Details ThriftBooks - Motor City. BEST. Brownstown, MI, Price: $ Aha! Gotcha is my top mathematical puzzle book of all time. An amazing selection of puzzles, set in a mathematical background that is accessible from middle school on - and yet, all the problems have immense depth, and can undergo intense explorations. My sons, Zubin and Zagreb, really loved the book - Zubin devouring it when he was in grade 6.

      Aha! gotcha. It’s a book that focuses almost entirely on those special marti in our minds where the standard logic of a situation breaks down to allow a loophole, a shortcut Each puzzle is drawn out using childish stick-figures to present a paradox or riddle, which is then explained and reviewed in prose on the following page. AHA! Gotcha: Paradoxes to Puzzle and Delight by Martin Gardner starting at $ AHA! Gotcha: Paradoxes to Puzzle and Delight has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

    This book is a collection of puzzles about paradoxes. The easy answer is often a trap. The puzzles are simple enough for all ages to understand, but they can be tricky to solve and kids may find the answers before their parents. Like the previous book, Aha! Insight, these are puzzles that leave you feeling smarter than before. A fun read that is a delight for all ages.   Aha! Gotcha has ratings and 19 reviews. King said: [Warning: This review may contain an unexpected tiger. You won’t know where the tiger will be unti. aha! Gotcha. Paradoxes to puzzle and delight. Martin Gardner aha! Gotcha is derived from The Paradox Box, a .


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Gotcha book. Read 23 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A pocket book of riddles, full of fun and illustrations/5(23).

Gotcha and aha. Insight are here combined as a single volume. The aha. books, as they are referred to by fans of Martin Gardner, contain wonderful puzzles from the reigning king of recreational mathematics.

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Aha. gotcha: paradoxes to puzzle and delight. [Martin Gardner] -- A collection of puzzles that challenge reasoning power and intuition and help develop problem solving ability. Gardner calls these puzzles aha. problems, that ‘seem difficult, and indeed are difficult if you go about trying to solve them in traditional ways.

But if you can free your mind from standard problem solving techniques, you may be receptive to an aha. reaction that leads immediately to a solution. aha. Gotcha Paradoxes to puzzle and delight Martin Gardner Preface These are old fond paradoxes to make fools laugh i' the alehouse.

Desdemona, Othello, Act 1, Scene 1. If we alter Desdemona's remark to "These are old and new paradoxes to make us laugh during lunch time," then it is not a bad Description of this book.

Aha. Gotcha: Paradoxes to Puzzle and Delight by Martin Gardner. W H Freeman & Co. Paperback. VERY GOOD. Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges. Very minimal writing or notations in margins not affecting the text. Possible clean ex-library copy, with their stickers and or stamps.

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Aha Gotcha!- Aha Insight! Author of Book: Martin Gardner MAA, pages, Hardcover, $ and Origami, Eleusis, and the Soma Cube Author of Book: Martin Gardner Cambridge Press, pages, Softcover, $ and Hexa exagons, Probability Paradoxes, and The Tower of Hanoi Author of Book: Martin Gardner Cambridge Press, pages, Softcover, $ and.Two of Martin's more popular puzzle books were Aha!

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