• Fillable Fractions

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    • Keywords

       

      Riddle, puzzle, right cylinder, transparent, binary, bijection, ternary, fundamental theorem of arithmetic.

    • Abstract

       

      In this article, I present a series of puzzles aiming to reinforcethe following mathematical concepts: fraction, factoring, representationof numbers in different bases, mathematical induction,proving impossibility, limit points, and approximations.

    • Author Affiliations

       

      Jyotirmoy Sarkar1

      1. Professor, Mathematical Sciences, Indiana University-Purdue, University Indianapolis
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