This note contains driving directions between Tempe, Arizona, and Blythe, California. Directions are given using the binary (or base-2) number system.

From my home in Tempe drive north on

`LoopBinary5`

. Drive north and go west on`Loop11001010`

that then merges into_{2}`I-Binary2`

. Drive`I-Binary2`

for`1010011`

miles plus or minus a_{2}few miles.A

few miles... what does that mean?Blythe is about

`164.6`

miles away from my starting point in Tempe.1) Round 164.6 to the nearest mile. using the rounded value... 2) If we average 75mph, how long will it take to get to Blythe assuming zero stops? 3) What are the total miles to drive Tempe to Blythe to Tempe? 4) If we get 30 miles to the gallon, how many gallons of gas will a roundtrip require? 5) If gas is $2.01 per gallon, how much will the roundtrip cost?Yahoo! and I don't get out of Tempe the same way but the mileages are approximately equal. {Maps.Yahoo.com:: Driving Directions - Tempe, AZ to Blythe, CA }

**Creator:** Gerald D. Thurman
[gthurman@gmail.com]

**Created:** 04 February 2005

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I'd really like to like Blythe, but I can't. Blythe would, however, make a good hub for doing interesting day roadtrips. {RoadHacker::Picture:: Downtown Blythe, California}