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Proof without Words: Sum of Products of Consecutive Integers

by James O. Chilaka (Long Island University)

This article originally appeared in:
Mathematics Magazine
December, 1994

Subject classification(s): Algebra and Number Theory | Number Theory | Integers
Applicable Course(s): 3.7 Discrete Math | 4.3 Number Theory

A geometric demonstration of an identity for the sum of products of consecutive integers.

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