This road sign was found by ColletteC during the spring 2009 semester.

The road sign says...

+-----------------------+ | Vermilion Cliffs 4 | | Cliff Dwellers 9 | | Fredonia 70 | +-----------------------+ +--------------------------+ | Lees Ferry Anglers | | Cliff Dwellers Lodge | | 9 Miles - Straight Ahead | +--------------------------+the numbers are: 4 9 70 9 the math is: sqrt(70 + 9 + sqrt(4)) = 9 more math: sqrt(70 - sqrt(9)!) * sqrt(9) = 4! rsStateEval: 70 - 4! + sqrt(9)! / sqrt(9) = 48 * Arizona was the 48th state admitted to the Union off-by-one rsStateEval: 70 - 4! + 9 / 9 = 48 - 1 * Arizona was the 48th state admitted to the Union off-by-one rsStateEval: 70 - 4! + cuberoot(9 * sqrt(9)) = 48 + 1 * Arizona was the 48th state admitted to the Union off-by-one rsAgeEval: 70 / sqrt(4) + 9 + sqrt(9)! = 51 - 1 * MathBabbler was 51 years young when he found this equation off-by-one rsAgeEval: 70 - sqrt(4! * sqrt(9)!) - sqrt(9)! = 51 + 1 * MathBabbler was 51 years young when he found this equation off-by-one rsStateEval: 70 - sqrt(4! * sqrt(9)!) - 9 = 48 + 1 * Arizona was the 48th state admitted to the Union

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

**Created:** 17 May 2009

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