Opposite Corners

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Louis Franks 10PC  10X2                                                                                                         10/12/01

Opposite Corners

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We are investigating the difference between the products of the numbers in the opposite corners of any rectangles that can be put on a 100 square.

2 x  3 Rectangles


To keep things simple I have started with rectangles with a width of 2 squares. I kept the width to two squares and increased the length by one square.  (see results table above).  I discovered that the width increases by 10 every time the length increases by 1.

The difference can be ...

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