Algorithmic Problem Solving

Roland Backhouse · ISBN 9780470684535
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Publisher John Wiley & Sons (UK)
Author(s) Roland Backhouse
Edition 1
Published 7th October 2011
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An entertaining and captivating way to learn the fundamentals of
using algorithms to solve problems

The algorithmic approach to solving problems in computer
technology is an essential tool. With this unique book,
algorithm expert Roland Backhouse shares his four decades of
experience to teach the fundamental principles of using algorithms
to solve problems. Using fun and well-known puzzles to gradually
introduce different aspects of algorithms in mathematics and
computing. Backhouse presents a readable, entertaining, and
energetic book that will motivate and challenge students to
open their minds to the algorithmic nature of problem

  • Provides a novel approach to the mathematics of problem solving
    focusing on the algorithmic nature of problem solving

  • Uses popular and entertaining puzzles to teach you different
    aspects of using algorithms to solve mathematical and computing

  • Features a theory section that supports each of the puzzles
    presented throughout the book

  • Assumes only an elementary understanding of mathematics


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