TITLE

diversions

AUTHOR(S)
Gough, John
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Australian Mathematics Teacher;Oct2007, Vol. 63 Issue 4, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the mathematical games developed based on the polyomino shapes created by American mathematician Solomon Golomb. It details the mechanics of the pentomino game created by Golomb. The spatial thinking strategy board games Cathedral and Blokus were also based on the families of shapes and the idea of Golomb's game. Information on how to play the Blokus games is given.
ACCESSION #
27347241

 

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