Articles tagged "The Critical Line"
This edition of The Critical Line is all about magic squares. Take on this challenge, brought to you by Dan Mayoh, for your chance to win a $50 Dymocks voucher!
Posted on: March 22, 2017
Welcome back to another year of puzzles and ponderings! In this month’s installment: the Kakeya Needle Problem and Numbered Cones.
Posted on: February 7, 2017
In this month's column of The Critical Line: intelligent sorting, generalised rock paper scissors, and efficiency!
Posted on: October 26, 2016
In the spirit of the recent Rio Olympics, we have an Olympic-themed puzzle for you.
Posted on: September 2, 2016
Welcome to the next instalment of the Critical Line! Continuing with the games theme of his previous blackjack related puzzle, Dan Mayoh turns our attention this time to the game of Mastermind.
Posted on: August 8, 2016
In this month’s mathematical musing: the man who knew infinity, interesting integers, nested radicals, and peculiar processes.
Posted on: June 30, 2016
Oliver Chambers outlines the solutions to his Magic Teller puzzle and announces the winner of the first instalment of The Critical Line series.
Posted on: May 25, 2016
In this second instalment of The Critical Line, puzzle champion Dan Mayoh challenges readers to consider the Collatz Conjecture and solve a Blackjack conundrum.
Posted on: April 21, 2016