Hard Cover Book - "Mathematical Puzzles and Other Brain Twisters"

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Mathematical Puzzles and Other Brain Twisters by Anthony S. Filipiak. For centuries, puzzles have challenged the ingenuity, skill, intelligence, and patience of young and old alike. Today, they are still one of the favorite pastimes for those who find relaxation and entertainment in solving mechanical and manipulative puzzles. In this book, satisfaction is derived not only from solving the puzzles, but also from actually constructing them. Described and illustrated here are one hundred puzzles, including the following categories:
Shifting Block Puzzles
Straight Line Peg Puzzles
Circle Peg Puzzles
Checker Board Puzzles
Checker Board String Puzzles
Chinese Chess Board
String Puzzles
Glass Topped Box Puzzles
Six Piece Burr Puzzle
Wood Design Puzzles
Geometric Design Puzzles
Step by step, the author leads the reader through each stage of making the puzzle and then presents the problem. Those who choose to give up should not despair, as the solutions to all the puzzles are at hand. Each one of the hundred puzzles contained in this fascinating book has been used in playgrounds, summer camps, clubs, and other activities throughout the United States. No matter what your age or physical and intellectual aptitudes may be, you will not fail to be enticed by the educational, entertaining, and baffling puzzles in this book. 1978, hard back, 120 9ages, dust jacket, excellent, near mint condition.
    • ISBN 0517015447
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