Mathematical Entertainments

The Mathematical Intelligencer

, Volume 25, Issue 3, pp 33-40

First online:

The card game set

  • Benjamin Lent DavisAffiliated withDepartment of Mathematics, and Computer Science, Saint Mary’s College Email author 
  • , Diane MaclaganAffiliated withDepartment of Mathematics, Stanford University

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This column is a place for those bits of contagious mathematics that travel from person to person in the community, because they are so elegant, suprising, or appealing that one has an urge to pass them on.

Contributions are most welcome.