The Raven s Hat

The Raven s Hat
Author : Jonas Peters
Publisher : MIT Press
Total Pages : 192
Release : 2021-02-02
ISBN 10 : 9780262044516
ISBN 13 : 026204451X
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Raven s Hat Book Description:

Games that show how mathematics can solve the apparently unsolvable. This book presents a series of engaging games that seem unsolvable--but can be solved when they are translated into mathematical terms. How can players find their ID cards when the cards are distributed randomly among twenty boxes? By applying the theory of permutations. How can a player guess the color of her own hat when she can only see other players' hats? Hamming codes, which are used in communication technologies. Like magic, mathematics solves the apparently unsolvable. The games allow readers, including university students or anyone with high school-level math, to experience the joy of mathematical discovery.

The Pima Indians
Language: en
Pages: 387
Authors: Frank Russell
Categories: Pima Indians
Type: BOOK - Published: 1908 - Publisher:

Books about The Pima Indians
A Wealth of Thought
Language: en
Pages: 380
Authors: Franz Boas
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-18 - Publisher: University of Washington Press

Although Franz Boas--one of the most influential anthropologists of the twentieth century--is best known for his voluminous writings on cultural, physical, and linguistic anthropology, he is also recognized for breaking new ground in the study of so-called primitive art. His writings on art have major historical value because they embody
Shadow House
Language: en
Pages: 394
Authors: Jonathan Meuli
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-19 - Publisher: Routledge

First Published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Conflux: The Lost Girls
Language: en
Pages: 305
Authors: Jordan Wakefield
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-06-20 - Publisher: Jordan Wakefield

IT’S A BAD, BAD WORLD OUT THERE When you don’t know yourself, can you trust the person next to you? Two teenage girls who don’t even know their own names. A nightmarish town that wants to eat them alive. When fate brings them together, will the murderous town full of
Rise of the Ravens
Language: en
Pages: 376
Authors: Ronald Lee Fleming
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-27 - Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

The Rise of the Ravens- Is a multi-layered work by author Ronald Lee Fleming. he starts off by telling his readers about the small forgotten town of California City, its origin, and its forgotten dream of becoming the next Palm Springs! A resort community in the Mojave Desert! A city