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Beineke, Jennifer Elaine 1969-

Overview
Works: 6 works in 28 publications in 1 language and 897 library holdings
Roles: Editor, Author, Other
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Most widely held works by Jennifer Elaine Beineke
The mathematics of various entertaining subjects : research in recreational math by Jennifer Beineke( )

14 editions published between 2015 and 2018 in English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Contributors show how sophisticated mathematics can help you construct mazes that look like famous people, how the analysis of crossword puzzles has much in common with understanding epidemics, and how the theory of electrical circuits is useful in understanding the classic Towers of Hanoi puzzle. The card game SET is related to the theory of error-correcting codes, and simple tic-tac-toe takes on a new life when played on an affine plane. Inspirations for the book's wealth of problems include board games, card tricks, fake coins, flexagons, pencil puzzles, poker, and so much more"--Provided by publisher
The mathematics of various entertaining subjects. research in games, graphs, counting, and complexity by Jennifer Beineke( )

9 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Puzzles and brainteasers -- Geometry and topology -- Graph theory -- Games of chance -- Computational complexity
The mathematics of various entertaining subjects( Book )

in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renormalization of certain integrals defining triple product L-functions by Jennifer Elaine Beineke( )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Research in Games, Graphs, Counting, and Complexity( )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The history of mathematics is filled with major breakthroughs resulting from solutions to recreational problems. Problems of interest to gamblers led to the modern theory of probability, for example, and surreal numbers were inspired by the game of Go
The mathematics of various entertaining subjects( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Contributors show how sophisticated mathematics can help you construct mazes that look like famous people, how the analysis of crossword puzzles has much in common with understanding epidemics, and how the theory of electrical circuits is useful in understanding the classic Towers of Hanoi puzzle. The card game SET is related to the theory of error-correcting codes, and simple tic-tac-toe takes on a new life when played on an affine plane. Inspirations for the book's wealth of problems include board games, card tricks, fake coins, flexagons, pencil puzzles, poker, and so much more"--Résumé de l'éditeur
 
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Audience level: 0.33 (from 0.31 for The mathem ... to 0.96 for The mathem ...)

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Beineke, Jennifer

Beineke, Jennifer 1969-

Languages
English (28)