BARS::1 2 3 In Tempe

This road sign is located on west bound Loop 202 in Tempe, Arizona.
   +-----------------------------+
   | Scottsdale Rd             1 |
   | Center Pkwy - Priet Dr    2 |
   | Sky Harbor Airport        3 |
   +-----------------------------+

   the numbers are:  1 2 3

   the math is:  1 + 2 = 3

This road sign was posted to RoadSignMath.com on 31 March 2006 receiving a RSM score of 2.5 points.

   technical:  1
   eleganace:  ln(1)/1.25 + ln(2)/1.25 + ln(3)/ 1.25 = 1.43
       score:  1 + 1.43 = 2.43
Update::2006.04.01::Road Sign Evaluation

This road sign can evaluate to 6.

   1 + 2 + 3 = 6

It also evaluates to 2.

   3 - 1 = 2

It also evaluates to 7.

   1 + 2 x 3 = 7

It also evaluates to 36.

   (3!)2 x 1 = 36

   3! = 3 x 2 x 1 = 6
   62 = 36
   36 x 1 = 36

It also evaluates to zero.

   3 - 2 - 1 = 0

The road sign used in this BAB evaluates to other values, but we do not have highway sign pictures for those values.

The road sign evaluates to 1, but we don't have a picture of a stand-alone US Hwy-1 sign.

   3 - 2 = 1

The road sign evaluates to 5. Even though we have driven on I-5, we have no I-5 sign.

   3 x 2 - 1 = 5

The road sign evaluates to 9, but we don't have a picture of a stand-alone NM Hwy-9 sign.

   3(2 x 1) = 32 = 9

The road sign evaluates to 16, but we don't have a picture of a stand-alone US Hwy-16 sign.

   2(3 + 1) = 24 = 16

Creator: Gerald D. Thurman [gthurman@gmail.com]
Created: 22 January 2006

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