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## 'Let's Face It' printed from http://nrich.maths.org/

You might like to try the

Magic Squares 4x4 problem before trying this.

Can you place a $4$ by $4$ magic square on each face of a cube so
that along each edge of the cube the numbers match?

You can find out more about
constructing magic squares and finding different transformations
(re-arrangements that preserve the magic properties) in these two
articles Magic Squares and Magic Squares II
.