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Math Puzzles Volume 3
Even More Riddles And Brain Teasers In Geometry, Logic, Number Theory, And Probability
Presh Talwalkar - 2015-08-01
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Master the art of puzzles with Math Puzzles Volume 3. With 70 puzzles to solve, split into easy, medium, and hard categories, this ebook is perfect for math enthusiasts. The puzzles are based on geometry, logic, number theory, and probability, and will challenge your intellectual abilities. From measuring 45 minutes to making 6 equal triangles with 4 matchsticks or calculating the digits of 125^100, each problem will keep you engaged and help improve your math skills. With millions of views on the Mind Your Decisions YouTube channel and blog, join the growing community of puzzle solvers and take your problem-solving abilities to the next level.
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Multiply Numbers By Drawing Lines
Presh Talwalkar - 2014-08-31
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Learn how to multiply numbers in a magical and exciting way through drawing lines. This innovative visual method was introduced in a viral YouTube video that received over a million views. This book explains the step-by-step process of multiplying by lines, includes examples of how to use the method, and explores new applications, such as solving algebraic expressions. With 35 exercises and solutions, this book is perfect for anyone interested in math and looking for a fun and engaging way to learn.
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Math Puzzles Volume 2
More Riddles And Brain Teasers In Counting, Geometry, Probability, And Game Theory
Presh Talwalkar - 2015-10-08
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"Engage Your Mind with Mind-Bending Math Puzzles - Based on the popular YouTube channel Mind Your Decisions, this book is filled with thought-provoking puzzles in counting, geometry, probability, and game theory. Sharpen your critical thinking skills with puzzles like: Which is a better fit: a square peg in a round hole, or a round peg in a square hole? How do you know if your music player's shuffle feature is working correctly? And, what's the probability that you'll win a coin toss game with 100 dimes and 99 pennies? Trust us, this book will keep you entertained for hours."
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The Joy of Game Theory
An Introduction to Strategic Thinking
Presh Talwalkar - 2014-08-08
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Discover the fascinating world of game theory with this book, which features some of the best articles from Game Theory Tuesdays, a popular column from the blog Mind Your Decisions. Through a series of stories and over 30 illustrations, learn how to recognize strategic games and make better decisions in no-win situations. Explore interactive decision making, understand the theory, and practically implement solutions that can transform your outcomes. Whether you're a casual gamer or an avid strategist, this book is the perfect starting point to master game theory.
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Mind Your Decisions
Five Book Compilation
Presh Talwalkar - 2019-09-27
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Looking for ways to boost your decision-making skills and challenge your mind? "Mind Your Decisions" is the perfect compilation of five books that cover a range of fascinating topics. Learn about strategic thinking with "The Joy of Game Theory", explore logical paradoxes with "40 Paradoxes in Logic, Probability, and Game Theory", and overcome biases with "The Irrationality Illusion". Improve your mental math abilities with "The Best Mental Math Tricks" and surprise yourself by learning how to multiply numbers by drawing lines with the aptly named "Multiply Numbers By Drawing Lines." This collection is a must-read for anyone seeking to expand their knowledge and sharpen their intellect.
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The Best Mental Math Tricks
Presh Talwalkar - 2015-02-23
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Learn how to become a lightning calculator with The Best Mental Math Tricks. This collection of methods will help you easily solve daily math problems, including finding percentages and your yearly birthday, as well as more complex tasks like calculating cube roots in your head. Each method is explained in detail with formal proofs and practice problems with solutions. Say goodbye to complicated math and hello to a simpler way of calculations.
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Mind Your Puzzles
Collection Of Volumes 1 To 3
Presh Talwalkar - 2019-09-27
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"Challenge your mind and sharpen your problem-solving skills with this compilation of three books filled with math puzzles. Delve into topics like geometry, probability, logic, and game theory in a fun and engaging way. The perfect read for puzzle enthusiasts or anyone looking to expand their mathematical knowledge."
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The Irrationality Illusion
How To Make Smart Decisions And Overcome Bias
Presh Talwalkar - 2016-01-31
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Discover the secrets of smart decision-making with this handbook on behavioral economics. Unraveling the biases that often fool us, this book illuminates how to recognize patterns and see through tricks. Fool me once, shame on you, but with this reading, you won't get fooled again.
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Math Puzzles Volume 1
Classic Riddles and Brain Teasers In Counting, Geometry, Probability, And Game Theory
Presh Talwalkar - 2012-04-01
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Challenge your math skills with this collection of 70 mind-bending puzzles from the popular game theory blog Mind Your Decisions. Divided into 25 classic puzzles in counting and geometry, 25 probability puzzles, and 20 game theory puzzles, this ebook is perfect for math lovers looking to put their knowledge to the test. Some of the harder puzzles require calculus, but all are sure to provide hours of fun and mental stimulation!
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But I only got the soup! Thoughts on splitting the bill fairly
Thoughts on splitting the bill fairly
Presh Talwalkar
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"Splitting the bill: Are you really paying your fair share?" This ebook addresses the common issue of splitting a dinner bill evenly, leaving some diners paying more than they should. The author, inspired by personal frustration, wrote and published an article that went viral in 2008. Now, the author expands on this topic and offers a solution for splitting the bill fairly, as well as other ways to calculate the cost, an email template for invitations, and other useful tips. Don't miss out on this valuable guide to make your group dinners more enjoyable and fair.