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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

Quarter Partitioning

The following problem was first posed to me by a fellow grad student, Elyse Yeager, at the University of Illinois. You are sitting in front of a table, both blindfolded … Continue reading

April 29, 2012 · Leave a comment
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