### BARS::Weight Limit Sign on Route 66 Near Ludlow, California

This weight limit sign is on eastbound Route 66 near Ludlow, California.

The weight limit sign says...

```   +--------------------+
|    Weight Limit    |
| small truck    9 T |
| medium truck  14 T |
| large truck   18 T |
----------------------
+--------------------+
```
```   the numbers are:  9  14  18  12

the math is:  12 + 18 / 9 = 14

more math:  12 / sqrt(9) + 14 = 18

off-by-one rsAgeEval:  sqrt(9)! + 14 + 18 + 12 = 50 + 1
* RoadHacker was 51 years young when he found this sign.
```
##### Update::2009.01.23 -- Exercises
1. ```[solve for 'n']    n + 18 / 9 = 14 ```
2. ``` [solve for 'n']    12 + 18 / n = 14 [solve for 'sqrt(9)!']    sqrt(9)! + 14 + 18 + 12 = 50 + 1 No or Yes:    9 is a factor of 12. No or Yes:    18 is a multiple of 9. ```
``` Update::2010.01.29 This BARS was selected to be one of the BARS of the Week for week #3 of the spring 2010 semester. the numbers are: 9 14 18 12 rsPiEval: (14 - 9)! / 12 * 18 degrees = Pi radians * check w/Google rsTweetLenEval: 14 * (12 - 18 / 9) = 140 * 140 is the maximum length of a Twitter posting (tweet). rsStateEval: 14 + 18 - (12 % sqrt(9))! = 31 * California was the 31st state admitted to the Union and this road sign was found in California. observe... sqrt(9) = 3; 12 % 3 = 0; 0! = 1 ```
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