This road sign is in California.

The road sign says...

+--------------------+ | Kern River 16 | | Bonita MDW. 2 | | Sherman Jeep Rd. 4 | +--------------------+the numbers are: 16 2 4 the math is: 4^2 = 16 more math: 2^4 = 16 more math: 4 / 2 = sqrt(sqrt(16)) more math: cuberoot(sqrt(16 * 4)) = 2 more math: sqrt(cuberoot(16 * 4)) = 2 more math: log_{2}(16) = 4 more math: log_{4}(16) = 2 rs42Eval: 16 + 2 + 4! = 42 * 42 is the "Answer to Life, the Universe, and Everything" rsCardinalityEval: (2 + 4) / sqrt(sqrt(16)) = 3 * There are three numbers is this road sign. off-by-one rsStateEval: 16 * 2 - sqrt(4) = 31-1 * California was the 31st state admitted to the Union. off-by-one rsStateEval: 16 * 4 / 2 = 31+1 * California was the 31st state admitted to the Union. off-by-one rsAgeEval: 16 * 2 + 4! = 55+1 * RoadHacker was 55 years young when he found this road sign. off-by-one rsMaxTweetLenEval: summation(2, 16) + 4 = 140-1 * Maximum length of a Twitter Tweet is 140 characters. off-by-one rs37Eval: 16 * 2 + 4 = 37-1 * There was no official rs37Eval when this BARS was created; * however, MathBabbler was considering adding it. *Why add rs37Eval?37 Heaven @ http://thirty-seven.org BARSfunc math: 2 * 4 = spf(16) * spf(n) = the sum of the prime factors of n * spf(16) = 2+2+2+2 = 8

**Creator:** Gerald Thurman
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**Created:** 11 June 2012

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