(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

a) Show that the magic constant of an nth order normal magic square is n(n^2+1)/2.

b) Show that the center of a 3x3 must be occupied by the number 5.

c) Show that in a normal magic square of 3x3 the number 1 can never occur in a corner cell.

2. Relevant equations

None needed

3. The attempt at a solution

I have no idea where to start.

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# Homework Help: Magic Squares/Magic Constant

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