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Rustan Leino's Puzzles

Article by Rustan Leino
  • Published in 2009
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Here are some mathematical puzzles that I have enjoyed. Most of them are of the kind that you can discuss and solve at a dinner table, usually without pen and paper. So as not to spoil your fun, no solutions are given on this page, but for some problems I have provided some hints.

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Contains the princess in a castle puzzle, as "Finding a hermit".

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@article{RustanLeinoPuzzles,
	title = {Rustan Leino's Puzzles},
	abstract = {Here are some mathematical puzzles that I have enjoyed.  Most of them are of the kind that you can discuss and solve at a dinner table, usually without pen and paper.  So as not to spoil your fun, no solutions are given on this page, but for some problems I have provided some hints.},
	url = {https://web.archive.org/web/20161120223815/http://research.microsoft.com:80/en-us/um/people/leino/puzzles.html},
	year = 2009,
	author = {Rustan Leino},
	comment = {Contains the princess in a castle puzzle, as "Finding a hermit".},
	urldate = {2021-11-23},
	collections = {puzzles}
}