With the second button on the left reading "Set", drag the cursor inside the table and select a square array of dates. Once you are satisfied with your selection, click the button. The label will change to "Play". While playing pick up dates inside the select area. One in each row and in each column. Sum up selected dates. The sum that also appears in the lower right corner does not depend on selection of dates inside the square but only on the square itself. See if you can verify or even prove this.
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There is a combinatorial game - the Date game - that can be played on an a yearly wall calendar or practiced by playing with the computer.
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