On this page you will find random musings on various aspects of mathematics. There is not set schedule
for these thoughts. Keep coming back here often. I hope that you find it interesting.
Chair, Department of Mathematics
Vol 1: Just for fun
I though I would start out by showing a large magic square
This is a magic square published in the Journal of Recreational Mathematics
. It not only has the property that the sum
of the entries in each row and column is the same but also that successive nested squares from 11 x 11 to 3 x 3 are also
Another property of this magic square is that all of the entries are prime numbers.
Jan 16 2012