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Advice to a Young Mathematician

The art in good mathematics, and mathematics is an art, is to identify and tackle problems that are both interesting and solvable.                 … Continue reading

May 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

Two Problems Concerning Dice

The following are two of my favorite recreational math problems. The first time that I encountered this problem was in Béla Bollobás’s book, The Art of Mathematics: Coffee Time in Memphis, which is … Continue reading

April 29, 2012 · Leave a comment