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Topic: Magic -- the source of problems
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Eileen Abrahamson

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Re: Magic -- the source of problems
Posted: Jul 10, 1995 9:34 PM
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>Dennis Geller wrote;
>Wondering if anyone has been able to develop good problems or explorations
>based on the concepts in the card game Magic -- The Gathering.

Eileen wrote:
> Howard Gardner has written a few books that relate magic and mathematics.
> He has covered several topics in mathematics including cryptography.
> Howard Gardner writes math articles for Scientific America.

I blew it, first of all I was not aware that Dennis was referring to a
specific game. Secondly, It was MARTIN Gardner, not Howard Gardner.
Sorry, it must be alzheimers setting in.

Thanks for catching this Cathy :-)


Eileen Abrahamson
Edw. Neill Elemetary
13409 Upton Ave. So.
Burnsville, MN 55337

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