E18. Finite Sets of Infinite Fun: Three Classic Problems

  • Alexander Soifer


Did you enjoyed the Olympiad Problem 19.4? Then brace yourself for much more fun! While all explorations in different ways are dear to my heart, this small collection may provide the greatest enjoyment of all. Some of these problems have been solved, others are still await- ing their conqueror, but all of them satisfy the definition of “classic” problems of mathematics.


Classic Problem Small Collection Distinct Pair Pigeonhole Principle Consecutive Term 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.College of Letters, Arts and SciencesUniversity of Colorado at Colorado SpringsColorado SpringsUSA

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