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About the term "recreational mathematics".....

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What does "recreational mathematics" mean?

 

what sort of things in mathematics is considered as "recreational"?

 

is "recreational mathematics" another word of "game theory"?

 

if not, what is their difference? and maybe their relationship?

 

Apreciate for furthur responds

 

Albert

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I believe it's a term for things like math puzzles, etc.

 

Game theory was invented by von Newmann, wasn't it? Models wars and stuff from what I can remember.

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