TITLE

Lucky numbers and 2187

AUTHOR(S)
Gardner, Martin
PUB. DATE
March 1997
SOURCE
Mathematical Intelligencer;Spring97, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p26
SOURCE TYPE
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Opinion. Looks at lucky numbers and the special significance of what the number 2187 means to the author. When the notion of lucky numbers originated; How the sieving process is used to generate lucky numbers; Properties lucky numbers share with prime numbers; Mind-reading trick which involves the number 2187.
ACCESSION #
9706150173

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