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The Resource How to solve the Da Vinci code : and 34 other really interesting uses of mathematics, Richard Elwes

How to solve the Da Vinci code : and 34 other really interesting uses of mathematics, Richard Elwes

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How to solve the Da Vinci code : and 34 other really interesting uses of mathematics
Title
How to solve the Da Vinci code
Title remainder
and 34 other really interesting uses of mathematics
Statement of responsibility
Richard Elwes
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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1978-
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Elwes, Richard
Dewey number
510
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics
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How to solve the Da Vinci code : and 34 other really interesting uses of mathematics, Richard Elwes
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Publication
Note
  • Originally published under the title How to build a brain, 2011
  • Includes index
Contents
  • Contents note: 1.How to solve every equation there has ever been -- 2.How to become a celebrity mathematician -- 3.How to square a circle -- 4.How to win the ultimate mathematics prize -- 5.How to slay a mathematical monster -- 6.How to excel at Sudoku -- 7.How to unleash chaos -- 8.How to survive a whirlpool -- 9.How to make a million on the stock market -- 10.How to outrun a speeding bullet -- 11.How to solve the Da Vinci code -- 12.How to admire a mathematical masterpiece -- 13.How to count like a supercomputer -- 14.How to visit a hundred cities in one day -- 15.How to arrange the perfect dinner party -- 16.How to paint the world in four colours -- 17.How to be alive and dead at the same time -- 18.How to draw an impossible triangle -- 19.How to unknot your DNA -- 20.How to find all the holes in the universe -- 21.How to feel at home in five dimensions -- 22.How to design the perfect pattern -- 23.How to build the perfect beehive --
  • Contents note continued: 24.How to count to infinity -- 25.How to build a brain -- 26.How to bring down the internet -- 27.How to ask an unanswerable question -- 28.How to detect fraud -- 29.How to create an unbreakable code -- 30.How to avoid prison -- 31.How to mislead a jury -- 32.How to slow time -- 33.How to win at roulette -- 34.How to have beautiful children -- 35.How to talk to a computer
Control code
000049868617
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
378 p.
Isbn
9780857388384
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How to solve the Da Vinci code : and 34 other really interesting uses of mathematics, Richard Elwes
Publication
Note
  • Originally published under the title How to build a brain, 2011
  • Includes index
Contents
  • Contents note: 1.How to solve every equation there has ever been -- 2.How to become a celebrity mathematician -- 3.How to square a circle -- 4.How to win the ultimate mathematics prize -- 5.How to slay a mathematical monster -- 6.How to excel at Sudoku -- 7.How to unleash chaos -- 8.How to survive a whirlpool -- 9.How to make a million on the stock market -- 10.How to outrun a speeding bullet -- 11.How to solve the Da Vinci code -- 12.How to admire a mathematical masterpiece -- 13.How to count like a supercomputer -- 14.How to visit a hundred cities in one day -- 15.How to arrange the perfect dinner party -- 16.How to paint the world in four colours -- 17.How to be alive and dead at the same time -- 18.How to draw an impossible triangle -- 19.How to unknot your DNA -- 20.How to find all the holes in the universe -- 21.How to feel at home in five dimensions -- 22.How to design the perfect pattern -- 23.How to build the perfect beehive --
  • Contents note continued: 24.How to count to infinity -- 25.How to build a brain -- 26.How to bring down the internet -- 27.How to ask an unanswerable question -- 28.How to detect fraud -- 29.How to create an unbreakable code -- 30.How to avoid prison -- 31.How to mislead a jury -- 32.How to slow time -- 33.How to win at roulette -- 34.How to have beautiful children -- 35.How to talk to a computer
Control code
000049868617
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
378 p.
Isbn
9780857388384
Other physical details
ill.

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