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Sums of Consecutive Integers
The graphic is a visual proof that
for any positive integer
.
Contributed by:
Joe Bolte
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From the illustration "Sums of Integers I" in
Proofs Without Words,
by Roger B. Nelsen.
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Sums of Consecutive Integers
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