Why do card tricks work? How can magicians do astonishing feats of mathematics mentally? Why do stage “mind-reading” tricks work? As a rule, we simply accept these tricks and “magic” without recognizing that they are really demonstrations of strict laws based on probability, sets, number theory, topology, and other branches of mathematics.
Mathematics, Magic and Mystery by Martin Gardner-P2P
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