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+ | ==Collections and Blogs== | ||

− | + | *[https://www.theguardian.com/science/series/alex-bellos-monday-puzzle Monday Puzzle Blog] by Alex Bellos. | |

− | + | *[http://www.mathpuzzle.com/ MathPuzzle.com] | |

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*{{Car Talk}} | *{{Car Talk}} | ||

*{{Mathisfun}} | *{{Mathisfun}} | ||

*{{Mathcentral}} | *{{Mathcentral}} | ||

*{{pzzls}} | *{{pzzls}} | ||

− | *{{ | + | *[https://www.unco.edu/nhs/mathematical-sciences/challenge/ The Math Challenge Problem] from the University of Norther Colorado. |

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+ | ==Videos== | ||

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+ | *[https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLJicmE8fK0EhMjOWNNhlY4Lxg8tupXKhC TED-Ed Riddles on YouTube]. Nice animations for classic puzzles. | ||

+ | *[https://www.youtube.com/user/MindYourDecisions/featured Mind Your Decisions]. See also the corresponding [https://mindyourdecisions.com/blog/ blog]. | ||

+ | *[https://www.youtube.com/user/numberphile/featured Numberphile]. Lots of interesting math, including a number of good puzzles. | ||

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+ | ==Podcasts== | ||

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+ | *{{Math Factor}} A math puzzle podcast from a while back. | ||

+ | *[https://www.npr.org/series/4473090/sunday-puzzle The Sunday Puzzle on NPR]. Mostly word puzzles, but occasionally an interesting math nugget. | ||

==Books== | ==Books== | ||

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*{{Professor Layton}} | *{{Professor Layton}} | ||

*{{Professor Layton 2}} | *{{Professor Layton 2}} | ||

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+ | ==Problem Solving and Teaching Resources== | ||

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+ | *[https://www.mathteacherscircle.org/resources/math-sessions/ Math Teacher Circles Sessions]. | ||

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## Revision as of 19:52, 17 July 2019

Looking for more puzzles? Here are some problem solving related resources.

## Collections and Blogs

- Monday Puzzle Blog by Alex Bellos.
- MathPuzzle.com
- Car Talk Puzzler - sometimes automotive, sometimes more math/logic based.
- Maths is Fun - math and logic puzzles appropriate for math education.
- Problem of the Month on Math Central.
- pzzls - nice site with a good variety of math and logic puzzles, as well as some others.
- The Math Challenge Problem from the University of Norther Colorado.

## Videos

- TED-Ed Riddles on YouTube. Nice animations for classic puzzles.
- Mind Your Decisions. See also the corresponding blog.
- Numberphile. Lots of interesting math, including a number of good puzzles.

## Podcasts

- The Math Factor A math puzzle podcast from a while back.
- The Sunday Puzzle on NPR. Mostly word puzzles, but occasionally an interesting math nugget.

## Books

- Problem Solving by Thomas DeFranco and Charles Vinsonhaler.
- Problem Solving Through Recreational Mathematics by Bonnie Averbach and Orin Chein.
- Books by Martin Gardner - perhaps the greatest contributer to mathematical puzzles ever.
- Mathematical Puzzles: A Connoisseur's Collection by Peter Winkler.
- The Riddle of Scheherazade: And Other Amazing Puzzles by Raymond Smullyan. Very nice collection of puzzles, all tied together in a story. Plus, some logic content as well.
- Sideways Arithmetic From Wayside School by Louis Sachar. A collection of cryptarithmetic puzzles.

## Games

- Mind Trap - a game with hundreds of puzzle cards. Lots of lateral thinking puzzles.
- Professor Layton and the Curious Village - for the Nintendo DS. Loads of puzzles wrapped up in a fun mystery.
- Professor Layton and the Diabolical Box - sequel to the Curious Village. Another great Nintendo DS puzzle game.

## Problem Solving and Teaching Resources