Volume 35 - Issue 3 - May 2003

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From the Editor
   pp. 49-50

Statistical Analyses of Euro Coin Mixing
   Dietrich Stoyan
   pp. 50-55

Prickly Pear Meets Its Moth
   B. Barnes
   pp. 55-57

The Coupon Collector's Problem and Geologial Time
   J. Gani
   pp. 58-60

Integration Simplified
   P. Glaister
   pp. 60-61

Some Fibonacci-lke Sequences
   Randall J. Swift
   pp. 62-64

Mathematics in the classroom
   p. 65

Computer Column
   pp. 66-67

Letter to the Editor: A Tale of Two Series-A Dickens of an Integral
   Milton Chowdhury
   p. 67

Letter to the Editor: The Destiny Stone
   Bob Bertuello
   p. 68

Letter to the Editor: The Fibonacci sequence
   A. G. Summers
   p. 68

Problems and Solutions
   pp. 69-71

Book review: A Mathematical Mystery Tour
   by A. K. Dewdney (John Wiley, 2001)
   Louise Eggett
   p. 71

Book review: Indra's Pearls: The Vision of Felix Klein
   by D. Mumford, C. Series, D. Wright (Cambridge University Press, 2002)
   Nick Lord
   p. 71

Book review: Mathematical Olympiads: Problems and Solutions from
   around the World 1999-2000 Edited by T. Andreescu, Z. Feng (MAA, 2002)
   David Forfar
   pp. 71-72

Book review: USA and International Mathematical Olympiads 2001
   Edited by T. Andreescu, Z. Feng (MAA, 2002)
   Paul Jefferys
   p. 72

Book review: The Inquisitive Problem Solver by P. Vaderlind,
   R. Guy, L. Larson (MAA, 2002)
   Paul Jefferys
   p. 72

Other books received:
   Inequalities from Complex Analysis by J. P. D'Angelo (MAA, 2002) 
   Ergodic Theory of Numbers by K. Dajani, C. Kraaikamp (MAA, 2002)
   Discrete Mathematics for New Technology by R. Garnier, J. Taylor
   (Institure of Physics, 2002) 
   Guioe to Mathematical Methods by J. Gilbert, C. Jordan 
   (Palgrave Macmillan, 2002) 
   p. 72