Drexel dragonThe Math ForumDonate to the Math Forum

The Math Forum Internet Mathematics Library

Mathematical Games and Recreations

_____________________________________
Library Home || Full Table of Contents || Suggest a Link || Library Help
_____________________________________

Visit this site: http://www-history.mcs.st-and.ac.uk/history/HistTopics/Mathematical_games.html

Author:MacTutor Math History Archives
Description: Number games, geometrical puzzles, network problems and combinatorial problems by famous mathematicians, starting around 1850 B.C. and continuing on to the present, with links to biographies of mathematicians who invented the games, pictures, and graphs. Rhind papyrus, Fibonacci, Archimedes, Dodgson, Durer, Recorde, Cardan, Lucas, Tartaglia, Bachet, Euler, and many more. 13 references.

Levels: Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Games, Problems/Puzzles, Articles, Recreations, Bibliographies
Math Topics: Number Sense/About Numbers, Triangles and Other Polygons, History and Biography

[Privacy Policy] [Terms of Use]

_____________________________________
Home || The Math Library || Quick Reference || Search || Help
_____________________________________

© 1994-2014 Drexel University. All rights reserved.
http://mathforum.org/
The Math Forum is a research and educational enterprise of the Goodwin College of Professional Studies.The Math Forum is a research and educational enterprise of the Drexel University School of Education.