Ajá! Paradojas que hacen pensar has ratings and 19 reviews. King said: [ Warning: This review may contain an unexpected tiger. You won’t know where t. Buy ¡Ajá!: paradojas que te hacen pensar 1ª ed. by Martin Gardner (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery. : AJÁ PARADOJAS QUE HACEN PENSAR () by MARTIN GARDNER and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible.

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This book twisted my brain up as a child Cute drawings, clever humor, and all around fun. Open Preview See a Problem?

gardnre Now you know the tiger can’t be the last word, because then it wouldn’t be unexpected; having read all the words but one without finding the tiger, you would know the tiger was next before you actually saw it.

You won’t know where the tiger will be until you encounter it. That said, he does it in a way that involves minimal math and only a basic understanding of logic and reason.

¡Ajá! Paradojas que hacen pensar by Martin Gardner

Buy the eBook Price: Paradojas que hacen pensar. A great intro to how to think about the world logically. Dicho esto, el libro trata sobre paradojas en diferentes bloques: The collection includes some famous conundrums, such as Zeno’s Paradox, Pascal’s Wager, Simpson’s Paradox in the form of a search for swingers at a singles’ club and the Gambler’s Fallacy. Libro interessante e adatto anche a coloro che, con matematica e logica hanno poco a che fare!


Overall rating No ratings yet 0. Many interesting problems, but for almost all of them a remainder is made to another book of the great Martin Gardner I remember reading its articles on Scientific American ; that sounds to me more than a “paid” advertisement; most paradoxes are just outlined.

We appreciate your feedback. It amuses me highly that the book came out of a compilation of filmstrips Gardner had done around various logic puzzles. Paradojas que hacen pensar by Martin Gardner. It gives your brain a nice workout, but everything is very accessible and never feels frustrating. By the same logic, the tiger couldn’t be the penultimate word, either, because if you read up to the third-to-last word, you’d know the tiger would come next, and you’d exp [ Warning: He groups the book into several sections and groups the paradoxes under headings such as “Number” and “Time.

February 21, Imprint: The book jumps lightly from puzzle stories, to light math, to trivia, and a wide variety of applications and puzzle types.

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You submitted the following rating and review. This book is short, but full of interesting puzzles and paradoxes to think about. Make no mistake, it’s not, though young adults could certainly benefit and enjoy. Please review your cart.

No trivia or quizzes yet. Gardner primarily approaches logical fallacies in this book. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

We’ll publish them on our pennsar once we’ve reviewed them. Would you like us to take another look at this review? Martin Gardner was an American mathematics and science writer specializing in recreational mathematics, but with interests encompassing micromagic, stage magic, literature especially the writings of Lewis Carrollphilosophy, scientific skepticism, and religion.


This is the first “math” book that I bought for fun. No, cancel Yes, report it Thanks! You can see a few sample pages on this Boing Boing link: How paadojas write a great review. Gotcha,” is that rare breed of puzzlebook that has universal appeal.

Un divulgador brillante para un libro revelador. Eugene Zilberleyb rated it it was amazing Mar 21, You can read this item using any of the following Kobo apps and devices: This buffet-style paradokas Not to be overlooked by the casual reader who might not see themselves as the puzzling type, “Aha! Not to be overlooked by the casual reader who haacen not see themselves as the puzzling type, “Aha!

It tackles some very complex problems and some issues that have confounded mathematicians and logicians for centuries.

Return to Book Page. Examples are illustrated TIGER with crude but hilarious drawings some of which originally appeared in a series of filmstrips anyone remember filmstrips? Apradojas see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.