Problems versus Exercises
Lecture no. 1 from the course: Art and Craft of Mathematical Problem Solving
Taught by Professor Paul Zeitz | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Mathematics Courses
Solving a math problem is like taking a hike, or even climbing a mountain. It's exciting, challenging, and unpredictable. Get started with three entertaining problems that plunge you into thinking like a problem solver and illustrate two useful strategies: "wishful thinking" and "get your hands dirty."