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Contents 1. It's Common Knowledge 2. Simpson's Paradox 3. The Impossible Problem 4. Braess' Paradox 5. The Power of Complex numbers 6. Bucking the Odds 7. Cantor's Paradise 8. Gamow-Stern Elevators 9. The Toss of a Coin 10. Wild-card Poker 11. Two Series 12. Two card tricks 13. The Spin of a Needle 14. The Best Choice 15. The Power of Powers 16. Benford's Law 17. Goodstein Sequences 18. The Banach-Tarski Paradox Index
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Mathematics -- Miscellanea.
Paradox -- Mathematics.
Problem solving -- Miscellanea.