How to Cut a Cake

How to Cut a Cake: And other mathematical conundrums

Non-Fiction, Languages & Reference, Dictionaries & Reference, Popular Science
Paperback Published on: 12/10/2006
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Synopsis

Welcome back to Ian Stewart's magical world of mathematics! This is a strange world of never-ending chess games, empires on the moon, furious fireflies, and, of course, disputes over how best to cut a cake. Each quirky tale presents a fascinating mathematical puzzle -- challenging, fun, and also introducing the reader to a significant mathematical problem in an engaging and witty way.

  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • ISBN: 9780199205905
  • Number of pages: 248
  • Weight: 386g
  • Dimensions: 233 x 155 x 20 mm

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