What does 712 x 712 equal?

Both the question and answer, ( 604938271603728395061729 or 724 ) are neither inspiring or particularly significant in themselves.

However, when we can express the answer in the following neat triangular shape, the real magic of the number 7 shines through!

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Here is the same question and answer expressed in a diamond shape containing the “square” of the number 7, i.e. 49.

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Moscow Puzzles ( Boris Kordemsky p169)