The positive difference between two consecutive odd perfect squares is 336. Compute the larger of the two squares.

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  1. Let the first perfect square be x^2
    then the next odd consecutive square = (x+2)^2

    (x+2)^2 - x^2 = 336
    take over

    once you have x you will need (x+2)^2

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