Unusual Mathematical Puzzles Tricks and Oddities

Explains puzzles which involve geometry, Fibonacci numbers, logic, computer languages, mathematical quirks, and computer programs

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Explains puzzles which involve geometry, Fibonacci numbers, logic, computer languages, mathematical quirks, and computer programs

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