Volume 37 - Issue 2 - January 2005

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From the Editor
   pp. 49-51

Generalizations of Geometric and Arithmetic Progressions
   Philip Maynard
   pp. 52-53

Number Patterns in Different Scales
   Isao Asiba, Masakazu Nihei
   pp. 54-56

Some Properties of a Double Circle Quadrilateral
   Zhang Yun
   pp. 57-60

Periodic Recurrence Relations of the Type x, y, yᵏ / x,...
   Jonny Griffiths
   pp. 61-66

Columns of Fibonacci or Lucas Numbers
   Homer W. Austin
   pp. 67-72

Odd Abundant Numbers
   Jay L. Schiffman
   pp. 73-75

Computer column
   pp. 76-78

Letter to the editor: To find the cube root of 63
   Maurace Hare
   pp. 78-79

Letter to the editor: Equal sums of cubes
   Alastair Summers
   pp. 79-80

Letter to the editor: Mathematics and morality
   Sebastian Hayes
   p. 81

Letter to the editor: Sums of consecutive numbers
   Alastair Summers
   pp. 81-82

Problems and Solutions
   pp. 83-87

Book review: Mathematical Diamonds by R. Honsberger (MAA)
   Jonny Griffiths
   p. 88

Book review: Mathematical Evolutions Edited by A. Shenitzer, J. Stillwell
   (MAA, 2001)
   Will Donovan
   pp. 88-89

Book review: Dissections: Plane & Fancy by G. N. Frederickson 
   (Cambridge University Press, 2003)
   Robert J. Clarke
   p. 89

Book review: 101 Careers in Mathematics Edited by A. Sterrett
   (MAA, 2003)
   W. C. Chadwick
   pp. 89-90

Book review: 777 Mathematical Conversation Starters by J. dePillis
   (MAA, 2002)
   Nick Lord
   pp. 90-91

Book review: Environmental Mathematics in the Classroom Edited by 
   B. A. Fusaro, P. C. Kenschaft (MAA, 2003)
   John C. B. Cooper
   p. 91

Book review: Teaching First, a Guide for New Mathematicians by 
   T. W Rishel (MAA, 2000)
   David Sharpe
   pp. 91-92

Book review: A Friendly Mathematicians Competition: Thirty-five  
   Years of Teamwork in Indiana Edited by R. Gillman (MAA, 2002)
   Paul Jefferys
   p. 92

Book review: Teaching Statistics Using Baseball by J. Albert
   (MAA, 2003)
   Carol Nixon
   pp. 92-93 

Book review: The Oxford Dictionary of Statistical Terms Edited by  
   Y. Dodge (Oxford University Press, 2003)
   Joe Gani
   p. 93

Book review: Exploratory Examples for Real Analysis by J. E. Snow,   
   K. Weller (MAA, 2003)
   pp. 93-94

Book review: Mathematical Minatures by S. Savchev, T. Andreescu   
   (MAA, 2002)
   Jonny Griffiths
   p. 94

Book review: Oval Track and Other Permutation Puzzles by    
   J. O. Kiltinen (MAA, 2003)
   Jonathan Smith
   pp. 94-95

Book review: Proof in Mathematics ('If', 'Then' and 'Perhaps'). A    
   Collection of Material Illustrating the Nature and Variety of the Idea
   of Proof in Mathematics Edited by P. R. Baxandall, W. S. Brown, 
   G. St C. Rose, F. R. Watson (Keele Mathematical Education
   Publications, 2002)
   Sarah Whitehouse
   p. 95