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The Joy of Mathematical Magic

Lecture no. 24 from the course: The Joy of Mathematics

The Joy of Mathematical Magic

Taught by Professor Arthur T. Benjamin | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Mathematics Courses

Closing the course with a magician's flair, Professor Benjamin shows a trick for producing anyone's phone number, how to create a magic square based on your birthday, how to play "mathematical survivor," a technique for computing cube roots in your head, and a card trick to ponder.

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