The Resource Mind-bending math : riddles and paradoxes, (eVideo)

Mind-bending math : riddles and paradoxes, (eVideo)

Label
Mind-bending math : riddles and paradoxes
Title
Mind-bending math
Title remainder
riddles and paradoxes
Title variation
Math, riddles & paradoxes
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discover the timeless riddles and paradoxes that have confounded the greatest philosophical, mathematical, and scientific minds in history. Stretching your mind to try to solve a puzzle, even when the answer eludes you, can help sharpen your mind and focus - and it's an intellectual thrill!
Member of
Cataloging source
Midwest
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kung, David T
Dewey number
510
Intended audience
Rated TVPG
PerformerNote
Lecturer: David Kung
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
hoopla digital
Runtime
720
Series statement
Great courses. Science & mathematics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics
  • Paradoxes
  • Riddles
  • Mathematics
  • Infinite
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Mind-bending math : riddles and paradoxes, (eVideo)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Episode 5
  • Zeno's Paradoxes of Motion
  • Episode 6
  • Infinity Is Not a Number
  • Episode 7
  • More Than One Infinity
  • Episode 8
  • Cantor's Infinity of Infinities
  • Episode 9
  • Impossible Sets
  • Episode 1
  • Episode 10
  • Gd̲el Proves the Unprovable
  • Episode 11
  • Voting Paradoxes
  • Episode 12
  • Why No Distribution Is Fully Fair
  • Episode 13
  • Games with Strange Loops
  • Episode 14
  • Losing to Win, Strategizing to Survive
  • Everything in This Lecture Is False
  • Episode 15
  • Enigmas of Everyday Objects
  • Episode 16
  • Surprises of the Small and Speedy
  • Episode 17
  • Bending Space and Time
  • Episode 18
  • Filling the Gap between Dimensions
  • Episode 19
  • Crazy Kinds of Connectedness
  • Episode 2
  • Episode 20
  • Twisted Topological Universes
  • Episode 21
  • More with Less, Something for Nothing
  • Episode 22
  • When Measurement Is Impossible
  • Episode 23
  • Banach-Tarski's 1 = 1 + 1
  • Episode 24
  • The Paradox of Paradoxes
  • Elementary Math Isn't Elementary
  • Episode 3
  • Probability Paradoxes
  • Episode 4
  • Strangeness in Statistics
Control code
MWT11930959
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (24 video files (approximately 720 min.))
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11930959
Publisher number
MWT11930959
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other
Label
Mind-bending math : riddles and paradoxes, (eVideo)
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Episode 5
  • Zeno's Paradoxes of Motion
  • Episode 6
  • Infinity Is Not a Number
  • Episode 7
  • More Than One Infinity
  • Episode 8
  • Cantor's Infinity of Infinities
  • Episode 9
  • Impossible Sets
  • Episode 1
  • Episode 10
  • Gd̲el Proves the Unprovable
  • Episode 11
  • Voting Paradoxes
  • Episode 12
  • Why No Distribution Is Fully Fair
  • Episode 13
  • Games with Strange Loops
  • Episode 14
  • Losing to Win, Strategizing to Survive
  • Everything in This Lecture Is False
  • Episode 15
  • Enigmas of Everyday Objects
  • Episode 16
  • Surprises of the Small and Speedy
  • Episode 17
  • Bending Space and Time
  • Episode 18
  • Filling the Gap between Dimensions
  • Episode 19
  • Crazy Kinds of Connectedness
  • Episode 2
  • Episode 20
  • Twisted Topological Universes
  • Episode 21
  • More with Less, Something for Nothing
  • Episode 22
  • When Measurement Is Impossible
  • Episode 23
  • Banach-Tarski's 1 = 1 + 1
  • Episode 24
  • The Paradox of Paradoxes
  • Elementary Math Isn't Elementary
  • Episode 3
  • Probability Paradoxes
  • Episode 4
  • Strangeness in Statistics
Control code
MWT11930959
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (24 video files (approximately 720 min.))
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11930959
Publisher number
MWT11930959
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other
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