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From B. Lee Clay


 Squaring Numbers

  1. beginning with 1
  2. beginning with 5
  3. beginning with 9
  4. ending in 1
  5. ending in 2
  6. ending in 3
  7. ending in 4
  8. ending in 5
  9. ending in 6
  10. ending in 7
  11. ending in 8
  12. ending in 9
  13. made up of 1's
  14. made up of 3's
  15. made up of 6's
  16. made up of 9's
  17. in the 20's
  18. in the 30's
  19. in the 40's
  20. in the 50's
  21. in the 60's
  22. in the 70's
  23. in the 80's
  24. in the 100's
  25. in the 200's
  26. in the 300's
  27. in the 400's
  28. in the 500's
  29. in the 600's
  30. in the 700's
  31. between 800-810
  32. in the 900's
  33. between 1000-1100
  34. between 2000-2099
  35. between 3000-3099
  36. between 4000-4099
  37. between 5000-5099
  38. between 6000-6099
  39. between 7000-7099
  40. 3's and final 1
  41. 3's and final 2
  42. 3's and final 4
  43. 3's and final 5
  44. 3's and final 6
  45. 3's and final 7
  46. 3's and final 8
  47. 3's and final 9
  48. 6's and final 1
  49. 6's and final 2
  50. 6's and final 3
  51. 6's and final 4
  52. 6's and final 5
  53. 6's and final 7
  54. 6's and final 8
  55. 6's and final 9
  56. 9's and final 1
  57. 9's and final 2
  58. 9's and final 3
  59. 9's and final 4
  60. 9's and final 5
  61. 9's and final 6
  62. 9's and final 7
  63. 9's and final 8
  64. 1 and repeating 3's
  65. 1 and repeating 6's
  66. 1 and repeating 9's
  67. 2 and repeating 3's
  68. 2 and repeating 6's
  69. 2 and repeating 9's
  70. 3 and repeating 6's
  71. 3 and repeating 9's
  72. 4 and repeating 3's
  73. 4 and repeating 6's
  74. 4 and repeating 9's
  75. 5 and repeating 3's
  76. 5 and repeating 6's
  77. 5 and repeating 9's
  78. 6 and repeating 3's
  79. 6 and repeating 9's
  80. 7 and repeating 3's
  81. 7 and repeating 6's
  82. 7 and repeating 9's
  83. 8 and repeating 3's
  84. 8 and repeating 9's
  85. 9 and repeating 3's
  86. 9 and repeating 6's
  87. 6-digits repeating
  88. 2 rep./sq. of 1 digit

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   Squaring a 2-digit number beginning with 9

  1. Take a 2-digit number beginning with 9.
  2. Subtract it from 100.
  3. Subtract the difference from the original number:
    this is the first part of the answer.
  4. Square the difference: this is the last part of the answer.

   Example:

  1. If the number is 96, subtract: 100 - 96 = 4, 96 - 4 = 92.
  2. The first part of the answer is 92 _ _ .
  3. Take the first difference (4) and square it: 4 × 4 = 16.
  4. The last part of the answer is _ _ 16.
  5. So 96 × 96 = 9216.

   See the pattern?

  1. For 98 × 98, subtract: 100 - 98 = 2, 98 - 2 = 96.
  2. The first part of the answer is 96 _ _.
  3. Take the first difference (2) and square it: 2 × 2 = 4.
  4. The last part of the answer is _ _ 04.
  5. So 98 × 98 = 9604.


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