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Magical mathematics : the mathematical ideas that animate great magic tricks

作者: Persi Diaconis; Ronald L Graham
出版商: Princeton : Princeton University Press, ©2011.
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"Magical Mathematics reveals the secrets of amazing, fun-to-perform card tricks--and the profound mathematical ideas behind them--that will astound even the most accomplished magician. Persi Diaconis and Ron Graham provide easy, step-by-step instructions for each trick, explaining how to set up the effect and offering tips on what to say and do while performing it. Each card trick introduces a new mathematical idea,  再讀一些...
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類型/形式: Electronic books
其他的實體格式: Print version:
Diaconis, Persi.
Magical mathematics.
Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2011
(DLC) 2011014755
(OCoLC)724663210
資料類型: 文獻, 網際網路資源
文件類型: 網路資源, 電腦資料
所有的作者/貢獻者: Persi Diaconis; Ronald L Graham
ISBN: 9781400839384 1400839386
OCLC系統控制編碼: 757399673
獎賞: Mathematical Association of America Euler Prize, 2013.
Association of American Publishers PROSE Award, 2012.
描述: 1 online resource (244 p.) : col. ill.
内容: Cover; Contents; Foreword; Preface; 1 MATHEMATICS IN THE AIR; 2 IN CYCLES; 3 IS THIS STUFF ACTUALLY GOOD FOR ANYTHING?; 4 UNIVERSAL CYCLES; 5 FROM THE GILBREATH PRINCIPLE TO THE MANDELBROT SET; 6 NEAT SHUFFLES; 7 THE OLDEST MATHEMATICAL ENTERTAINMENT?; 8 MAGIC IN THE BOOK OF CHANGES; 9 WHAT GOES UP MUST COME DOWN; 10 STARS OF MATHEMATICAL MAGIC (AND SOME OF THE BEST TRICKS IN THE BOOK); 11 GOING FURTHER; 12 ON SECRETS; Notes; Index;
責任: Persi Diaconis, Ron Graham ; with a foreword by Martin Gardner.

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Reveals the secrets of card tricks, and the mathematical ideas behind them. This title provides instructions for these tricks, explaining how to set up the effect and offering tips on what to say and  再讀一些...

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Winner of the 2013 Euler Book Prize, Mathematical Association of America Honorable Mention for the 2012 Award for Best Professional/Scholarly Book in Popular Science & Popular Mathematics, 再讀一些...

 
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