Here is an interesting Platonic Solid. Copy and cut out the cube net drawn below, fold and glue the tabs under adjacent sides.

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Features

Each side of the cube contains 16 numbers, where each are not only magic squares or order 4, but amazingly they all have the same magic sum of 194 !

Furthermore, no number is repeated, starting from 1 right through to 96.

This Magic Cube also displays another feature, can you identify what this feature is ?

(Hint: look at the numbers in bold).

Click to see solution..

Solution

The numbers in bold are prime numbers.

Alternative version

You can also make a larger version of the magic cube using the nets of each individual side. It is strongly advised to glue each of these to cardboard first to give the final cube added strength.

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