Volume 23 - Issue 2 - November 1990

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Mathematical Spectrum awards for Volume 22
   p. 33

You will get your pi, eventually
   P. Glaister
   pp. 33-35

Nice polynomials of degree 4
   Chris K Caldwell
   pp. 36-39

An interesting dull real number
   Michael Davies
   pp. 39-40

Perception of speed on the motorway
   Richard Stone
   pp. 41-43

Infinity and enumeration
   Joseph Rosenblatt
   pp. 44-54

Computer column
   Mike Piff
   pp. 54-55

Binomial identities by Leibniz's theorem
   Amites Sarkar
   pp. 56-58

Letter to the Editor: Dirac's scissors
   David Yates
   p. 59

Letter to the Editor: White to move and mate in two
   David Yates
   p. 59

Letter to the Editor: Expressing powers of odd integers
   as sums of consecutive integers
   Joseph McLean
   p. 60

Problems and Solutions
   pp. 60-62

Book review: Mathematics Focus
   Editor D. Burgess (University of Exeter, 1989)
   L. A. Fearnehough
   p. 63

Book review: Innumeracy by J. A. Paulos
   (Viking Penguin, 1989)
   Gregory D. Economides
   pp. 63-64

Book review: Paradoxes in Probability Theory and Mathematical
   Statistics by G. J. Székely (Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1987) 
   Gregory D. Economides
   p. 64