Reference numberCLP/1/2/2
TitleTable, puzzle of a 'mystical square' from unknown author to Edmund Halley
Date[c17th Century]
DescriptionA puzzle is posed to the 'ingenious', to create a square whose columns, rows and major diagonals will all have the sum of 111, using either of the combinations of numbers shown. The answer is given here on the third page of the document.

Page contains two squares with six rows of numbers, in the centre is another square containing the numbers 15, 16, 21 and 22.

Subject: Mathematics
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueCLP/1/2
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8423Halley; Edmond (1656 - 1742); astronomer1656 - 1742
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