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**Mpmath****Member**- Registered: 2012-10-11
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Hi everyone!

I'm new to the forum and I wanted to share my Pascal's square. The criterion is the same of the triangle. Numbers are obtained from the sum of the numbers in each row and each column. I hope you enjoy it! Any feedback is welcome.

Pascal's square

1 1 2 4 8

1 1 2 4 8

2 2 4 8 16

4 4 8 16 32

8 8 16 32 64

16 16 32 64 128

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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HI Mpmath;

Welcome to the forum. Yours is a little different than Pascals triangle.

Notice that each number is the sum of the two on top of it.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.** **A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.**

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**Mpmath****Member**- Registered: 2012-10-11
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Hi,

Thanks for the comment.

But tris square it's not so similar to the Pascal's triangle, because numbers are very different (I notice that all of the square are exponents of 2) and they follow this rule:

1 + 1 = 2

+ + +

1 + 1 = 2

= = =

2 + 2 = 2

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

Yes, I did notice that. Keep up the good work!

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.** **A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.**

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**Mpmath****Member**- Registered: 2012-10-11
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Thank you very much!

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

You are welcome and welcome to the forum.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.** **A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.**

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**ShivamS****Member**- Registered: 2011-02-07
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Hi. Welcome to MIF.

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**Mpmath****Member**- Registered: 2012-10-11
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Hi, thanks.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi MpMath;

May I ask what grade you are in?

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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**ShivamS****Member**- Registered: 2011-02-07
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I presume he is in the 10th standard.

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**Mpmath****Member**- Registered: 2012-10-11
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Hi,

I'm in the 13th standard.

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**ShivamS****Member**- Registered: 2011-02-07
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Ah. I am in 8th (or rather university- either way, I am 12 years old).

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Thank you all for telling me that.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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**ShivamS****Member**- Registered: 2011-02-07
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Bobbym, all? You already know that I go to Yale.

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**ShivamS****Member**- Registered: 2011-02-07
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And pardon my mistake, I am 13 years old (I believe I am not allowed to release my age if I am under 13).

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Yes, I know that. You told me.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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**ShivamS****Member**- Registered: 2011-02-07
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Aha! You were lying.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Lying, not a chance. You did reveal a new fact, I thought you were older than that.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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**ShivamS****Member**- Registered: 2011-02-07
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I wish. It is very lonely at a uni.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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It can be lonely. You can always talk to me or someone else in here.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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**ShivamS****Member**- Registered: 2011-02-07
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No one there at Yale likes me. I am the handicapped kid using a walker sitting in the corner reading about stem cell research. Literally.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Do not worry. No one here likes you but we will still talk to you.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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**ShivamS****Member**- Registered: 2011-02-07
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....That's not nice

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Just joking. I thought that would make you laugh. Irony is often funny.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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**ShivamS****Member**- Registered: 2011-02-07
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Haha. I was laughing, but I am handicapped.

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