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A magic square of order 4

A magic square of order 4

The magic square of Alberto Durero, carved in his work Melancolía I is considered the first of the European arts. In the square of order four the magic constant 34 is obtained in rows, columns, main diagonals, in the four sub-matrices of order 2 into which the square can be divided, adding the numbers of the corners and also adding the four central numbers.

Would you be able to distribute the numbers from 1 to 16 is this 4x4 square to make it magical according to the instructions in the statement?


This is the solution. You can get more information about magic squares on Wikipedia

16 3 2 13
5 10 11 8
9 6 7 12
4 15 14 1