Monthly Archives: November 2007

Hello, reader!

There are times when I get discouraged writing this blog: it’s hard to keep writing something like this when there’s not a whole lot of feedback and you really have no idea whether anyone is reading it at all. Then … Continue reading

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Nuclear Pennies Game: Analysis

And now, for the promised analysis of the Nuclear Pennies Game! First, recall the rules of the game: there is a semi-infinite (i.e. with a beginning but no end) strip of squares, each of which can contain a stack of … Continue reading

Posted in algebra, complex numbers, games, proof | 3 Comments