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ERIC Number: EJ607240
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0036-8733
Mathematical Recreations: Can Your Find a Winning Strategy for Subset Takeaway?
Stewart, Ian
Scientific American, v282 n3 p96,98 Mar 2000
Teaching mathematics with games and puzzles goes back in history. Presents an example with the set theory game called Subset Takeaway in which two players can play. Creates a geometric representation of Subset Takeaway starting with a triangle and going to a three-dimensional simplex. Illustrates the winning strategy in the game and features a feedback section. (YDS)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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