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Mathematical brain teasers and logic puzzles.

Rosenhouse, Jason (lecturer.). Teaching Company. (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Series Information

Great courses (DVD).
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle DVD DOCUMENTARY MATH (Text) All discs - DVD 39231033794625 New Audiovisual Collection Checked out 04/16/2021
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle DVD DOCUMENTARY MATH (Text) Course guidebook 39231033794633 New Audiovisual Collection Available -
 : Course workbook is shelved behind AV desk. [ EG @ NCSTL-NEW ]

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781644650080
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (360 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 course guidebook (ii, 199 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.)
  • Publisher: Chantilly, VA : The Teaching Company, [2020]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Great courses no.9076.
12 lectures (30 minutes each).
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Course guidebook includes bibliographical references (pages 197-199).
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1: Why we love puzzles -- Thinking outside the box -- You don't need no algebra! -- Knights, knaves, and normals -- Lewis Carroll's game -- Question puzzles and coercive logic -- Disc 2: The saga of the hardest logic puzzle ever -- The muddy children puzzle -- The perils of probability -- A new look at the Monty Hall problem -- Arithmetic amusements -- Algorithmic puzzles.
Participant or Performer Note:
Lecturer, Jason Rosenhouse, PhD., James Madison University.
Summary, etc.:
Tap your inner creativity with this thought-provoking tutorial on solving puzzles, cracking brain teasers, and answering logic riddles.
System Details Note:
Language Note:
In English ; closed-captioned.
Subject: Mathematical recreations.
Logic puzzles.
Genre: Lectures.
Documentary films.

Series Information

Great courses (DVD).

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