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  1. ABsurd MAth: Pre-algebra from another dimension - Michael Cain; HRM Video; LearningWave Communications
    An interactive problem-solving game series where the ultimate power consists of mathematical skill and knowledge. Many pages have hidden clues and areas; when players need help, they may email the staff for assistance. Teachers and parents may request answer keys. Games include Nomean City, Dr. Plenobius, The Seventh Floor of the Hotel Unknown, and the Airtight College. Also The Challenge of the 7 Cups (algebra and complex geometry problems). Hosted by LearningWave Communications. See also HRM Video's Absurd Math page. more>>

  2. Educational Board Games - EdWeb
    "Cardboard Cognition" - an alphabetical list of educational board games, some good for learning or practicing math. This site provides descriptions of each game, including instructional and learner objectives, equipment, rules and more. See also Educational Card Games. more>>

  3. Games: Analysis and Simulation - Dave Rusin; The Mathematical Atlas
    Pointers to games on Rusin's site, including analyses, posts from usenet, PC executable versions, source codes, and documents with descriptions of some of the games, with rules. Also pointers to general information on games on the Web. more>>

  4. Games and Puzzles - Interactive Mathematics Miscellany and Puzzles, Alexander Bogomolny
    Almost 40 games or puzzles, with extensive discussions and solutions. Examples include the Monty Hall Dilemma, Lewis Carroll's problem; the game of Nim, the 3 glass puzzle, Northcott's game, the Tower of Hanoi, and many more. Most require a browser capable of displaying JavaScript or Java. more>>

  5. Strategy and Conflict: An Introductory Sketch of Game Theory - Roger A. McCain
    Game theory is an interdisciplinary approach to studying human behavior that touches on computer science, social sciences, and behavioral sciences. Designed as a supplement to existing texts as a means of making the basic ideas a bit more accessible, this site introduces the role of game theory with respect to economics. Analyses of around 19 games and topics are presented (of a list of over 40 intended to be covered) from the Prisoners' Dilemma to the Essence of Bankruptcy. more>>


Mason error

error in file:   /usr/lib/perl5/5.6.0/Carp/Heavy.pm
line 79:  Bizarre copy of HASH in aassign
75:  # them according to the format variables defined earlier in
76:  # this file and join them onto the $sub sub-routine string
77:  if ($hargs) {
78:  # we may trash some of the args so we take a copy
79:  @a = @DB::args; # must get local copy of args
80:  # don't print any more than $MaxArgNums
81:  if ($MaxArgNums and @a > $MaxArgNums) {
82:  # cap the length of $#a and set the last element to '...'
83:  $#a = $MaxArgNums;
component stack:   /library/branch.html
code stack:   /usr/lib/perl5/5.6.0/Carp/Heavy.pm:79

debug info:   Debug file is '/var/lib/mason/debug/anon/17'.


raw error:

error while executing /library/branch.html:
Bizarre copy of HASH in aassign at /usr/lib/perl5/5.6.0/Carp/Heavy.pm line 79.