Mathematics and Chess
Lecture no. 11 from the course: The Mathematics of Games and Puzzles: From Cards to Sudoku
Taught by Professor Arthur T. Benjamin | 45 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Mathematics Courses
Chess is more like doing real mathematics than almost any other game out there. You’ll get a quick overview of how the game is played; learn how to draw connections between math and chess; explore some classic chess puzzles and problems; tap into the power of strategies and tactics for the opening, middle, and end game; and get some insider tips that are sure to improve your game the next time you sit down in front of a chess set.