Volume 19 - Issue 3 - May 1987

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Loopy catenaries
   A. W. F. Edwards
   pp. 65-71

Ratio derivatives
   Anthony Quas
   pp. 72-75

Waiting time for a run of wins
   A. V. Boyd
   pp. 76-80

Liquid measurements using two jugs
   Harris Shultz
   pp. 81-82

The knight's tour of a chessboard
   B. R. Stonebridge
   pp. 83-89

Computer column
   Mike Piff
   p. 90

Letter to the Editor: On sums of unlike powers II
   Joseph McLean
   p. 91

Problems and Solutions
   pp. 92-94

Book review: Results and Problems in Combinatorial Geometry
   by V. Boltjansky, I. Gohberg (Cambridge University Press, 1985)
   Mike Piff
   pp. 94-95

Book review: Enterprising Mathematics, Motivating A-level Mathematics,
   Realistic Applications in Mechanics by The Spode Group
   (Oxford University Press, 1986)
   Peter Holmes
   pp. 95-96

Book review: ALPHA-A Mathematical Handbook by L. Råde
   (Studentlitteratur and Chartwell-Bratt Ltd, 1984)
   H. J. Godwin
   p. 96