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Magic Squares

Building a 9-Cell Square

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Here is Dr. Math's favorite way of generating 3x3 magic squares:

    Let N be a number larger than 4:

    N-3 N+4 N-1 N+2 N N-2 N+1 N-4 N+3

    - Doctor Ethan, The Math Forum


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