The Problem Solver's Mind-Set
Lecture no. 3 from the course: Art and Craft of Mathematical Problem Solving
Taught by Professor Paul Zeitz | 33 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Mathematics Courses
Delve deeper into the psychological aspects of problem solving—especially concentration, creativity, and confidence—and ways to enhance them. Learn to avoid overreliance on very narrowly focused mathematical tricks, and investigate a number of "think outside the box" problems, including the original that gave the name to this strategy.