Geometric Puzzle Design: 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

Geometric Puzzle Design

1st Edition

By Stewart Coffin

A K Peters/CRC Press

220 pages

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This book discusses how to design "good" geometric puzzles: two-dimensional dissection puzzles, polyhedral dissections, and burrs. It outlines major categories of geometric puzzles and provides examples, sometimes going into the history and philosophy of those examples. The author presents challenges and thoughtful questions, as well as practical d

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MAT025000
MATHEMATICS / Recreations & Games