$1000 Math Chat Book Quest

To solve this Quest, thy self must look
To Problems deep and in the Book;
One Lead doth tell thee what to Give for what be Broken,
Nor Light, nor Spoil, nor Speech, nor Token.

Send your one-paragraph explanation story to Frank.Morgan@williams.edu with bibliographic citation. Best correct response which stands for a year (or maybe earlier) wins $1000 award.

STATUS: The Quest is open.

$1000 contest from The Math Chat Book
copyright 2000 Frank Morgan