Striped Magic Squares of Orders 4, 6, 8, 10, 12 and 14

ByInder J. Taneja

Oct 18, 2023

Before are two examples of magic rectangles made by stripes.

Striped Magic Rectangles

Example 1. Below is an example of magic rectangle of order 6×14

The above magic rectangle is constructed based on following equal width stripes.

Example 2. Below is another example of magic rectangle of order 10×12:

The above magic rectangle is also constructed based on following equal width stripes.

This work brings striped magic squares of orders 4, 6, 8, 10, 12 and 14, where we have used only magic rectangles multiples of order 2, such as 2×4, 2×6, 2×8, etc. This mean that the width is always same.

This work is unique and is done for the first time in the history of magic squares. See below examples in each case separately.

Striped Magic Squares of Order 10

There are total 32 striped magic squares of order 10. See below the pdf file.

Striped Magic Squares of Order 12

Above there are 44 examples of striped magic squares of order 12. Total we have 72 examples. These are given as pdf file. see below:

Striped Magic Squares of Order 14

Below are few examples of striped magic squares of order 14. There total 184 examples. The other are given at the end as pdf file.

Above there are only few examples of striped magic squares of order 14. Total we have 263 examples. These are given as pdf file. see below:

References

1. Inder J. Taneja, Different Types of Magic Squares of Orders 6, 8 and 10.
2. Inder J. Taneja, Different Types of Magic Squares of Order 12.