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Want to learn how to quickly square a number that ends in 5? Or how to tell if a number is divisible by 3? Or maybe you'd like to learn how to calculate square roots by hand? That's the kind of fun and fascinating math tricks and trivia you'll find here at CuriousMath.com. To see all the math stuff that's available, click on Math Topics in the left-hand menu. Or search the site using the Search field at the top of the page.

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