# Square & Rectangle

How many squares and rectangles are there in an $$n\times n$$ grid?

Note by Shithil Islam
1 year, 5 months ago

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I am not fully sure but according to my calculations they are respectively equal to the sum of first $$n$$ squares and the sum of first $$n$$ cubes. Or we can say that there are $$\frac{n(n+1)(2n+1)}{6}$$ squares and $$(\frac{(n)(n+1)}{2})^2$$ rectangles in an $$n*n$$ grid.

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