5x5 magic square


Explanation about 5x5 magic square

Read on webpage 'Explanation' the secrets of the 5x5 (pan)magic square.


Construction methods

The construction methods of the 5x5 magic square are:


With the first five methods you can construct simple, symmetric magic squares.


With the shift method you can construct a panmagic square.


Most magic 5x5 square is panmagic and symmetric (= ultra magic).


Learn also how to construct a 3x3 in 5x5 (concentric) magic square


It is also possible to construct a (not pure) magic square with a randomly chosen magic sum.