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The Mathematical Intelligencer

, Volume 9, Issue 2, pp 68–71 | Cite as

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  • Chandler Davis
  • Gary Cornell
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Keywords

Angola Aztec Euler Path Mathematical Culture Final Hole 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Chandler Davis
    • 1
  • Gary Cornell
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of WisconsinMadisonUSA
  2. 2.Department of MathematicsUniversity of ConnecticutStorrsUSA

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