Skip to content# Knights and Knaves: A journey to the land of logic

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### What is the Name of this Book: The riddle of Dracula and other logical puzzles, Raymond Smullyan, Dover Publications, Incorporated, 2011

Author(s): Altha Rodin

Logic provides the framework that allows us to agree on what is, or is not, a valid argument. It is possible to deepen understanding of the rules of logic by offering some well-chosen puzzles that highlight important ideas. This session’s puzzles all come from a lovely book entitled What is the Name of this Book: The riddle of Dracula and other logical puzzles, written by Raymond Smullyan, a mathematician, philosopher, magician, and author.
This session is also suitable for student math circles and the classroom.

Topics covered: Problem Solving / General

Session styles: Multiple Representations, Problem Posing

Supporting materials: Facilitator Guides

Associated Math Circles: MTC Network