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SRINIVASA RAMANUJAN

AND HIS MAGIC


SQUARE
RAMANUJAN’S MAGIC SQUARE

This square looks like


22 12 18 87 any other normal magic
square. But this is
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mathematician of our
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Ramanujan.
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What is so great in it?
RAMANUJAN’S MAGIC SQUARE

Sum of numbers of
22 12 18 87 any row is 139.

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RAMANUJAN’S MAGIC SQUARE

Sum of numbers of
22 12 18 87 any column is also 139.

88 17 9 25 Oh, this will be there in


any magic square.

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What is so great in it..?
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RAMANUJAN’S MAGIC SQUARE

Sum of numbers of
22 12 18 87 any diagonal is also
139.
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Oh, this also will be there
in any magic square.
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RAMANUJAN’S MAGIC SQUARE

Sum of corner
22 12 18 87 numbers is also 139.

Interesting?
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RAMANUJAN’S MAGIC SQUARE

Look at these
22 12 18 87 possibilities. Sum of
identical coloured
88 17 9 25 boxes is also 139.

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RAMANUJAN’S MAGIC SQUARE

Look at these
22 12 18 87 possibilities. Sum of
identical coloured
88 17 9 25 boxes is also 139.

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RAMANUJAN’S MAGIC SQUARE

Look at these central


22 12 18 87 squares.

88 17 9 25 Interesting…?

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RAMANUJAN’S MAGIC SQUARE

Can you try these


22 12 18 87 combinations?

88 17 9 25 Interesting…..?

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RAMANUJAN’S MAGIC SQUARE

Try these
22 12 18 87 combinations also?

88 17 9 25 Interesting.…..?

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RAMANUJAN’S MAGIC SQUARE

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NOW
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LETS FACE
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RAMANUJAN’S MAGIC SQUARE

Do you know date of


22 12 18 87 birth of Srinivasa
Ramanujan?
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RAMANUJAN’S MAGIC SQUARE

It is 22nd Dec 1887.


22 12 18 87

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RAMANUJAN’S MAGIC SQUARE

It is 22nd Dec 1887.


22 12 18 87

88 17 9 25 Yes. It is 22.12.1887

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BE A PROUD INDIAN
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