Volume 33 - Issue 1 - September 2000

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Neils Henrik Abel: 1802-1829
   H. Burkill
   pp. 1-5

More than a Match!
   David Yates
   pp. 6-7

Random Selection of 3-digit Numbers
   Edward Allen
   pp. 8-10

The Three Ws of West Indian Cricket - A Statistical
   Analysis
   A. Tan
   pp. 11-13

The Steps Problem and the Fibonacci Sequence: an
   Interesting Connection
   Anand M. Narasimhamurthy
   p. 14

Mathematics in the Classroom
   p. 15

Computer column
   pp. 16-17

Letter to the Editor: The annual puzzle
   K. W. Williams
   p. 18

Letter to the Editor: A 'prime-rich' sequence?
   Alastair Summers
   p. 18

Letter to the Editor: Jim Whiteman's question,
   Volume 32, Number 2, p. 42
   Peter Bullen
   pp. 18-19

Letter to the Editor: Problem 31.9
   Bob Bertuello
   p. 19

Letter to the Editor: Twin primes (Volume 32, Number 2, pp. 37-39)
   B. J. Hulbert
   p. 19

Problems and Solutions
   pp. 20-22

Book review: Strength in Numbers by S. K. Stein  
   (John Wiley & Sons, 1999)
   Mark Brimicombe
   p. 23

Book review: Mathematical Modeling in the Environment
   by C. R. Hadlock (MAA, 1998)
   Jeremy Young
   p. 23

Book review: Achilles in the Quantum Universe: The Definitive
   History of Infinity by R. Morris (Souvenir Press Ltd, 1998)
   Jeremy Young
   p. 23

Book review: A Course in Mathematical Modeling
   by R. Swift, D. Mooney (MAA, 1999)
   Mark Brimicombe
   p. 23

Book review: The Language of Mathematics. Making the
   Invisible Visible by K. Devlin (W. H. Freeman, 2000)
   Andrew Holland
   pp. 23-24

Book review: Feynman Lectures on Computation
   by R. P. Feynman (Penguin Books, 1999)
   Ian Glover
   pp. 23-24

Book review: Black Holes, Wormholes and Time Machines
   by J. S. Alkhalili (The Institution of Physics, 1999)
   Peter Allen
   p. 24