BARS::I-495 Road Signs From Delaware

RoadHacker isn't sure when he'll get to Delaware, but he did find the AARoads.com website that has a collection of road signs found along northbound I-495 through Delaware.

AARoads.com:: 4 Miles From Twelfth Street

   +---------------------------------+
   | 13 Business Dupont Pkwy       1 |
   | 9A Terminal Ave Port of Wilm  2 |
   | Twelfth St                    4 |
   +---------------------------------+

   the numbers are:  13  9  1  2  4  

   the Pi math is:  (13 + 9) / (1 + 2 + 4)

   observe...
      13 + 9 = 22
      1 + 2 + 4 = 7
      22/7 approximates Pi to two-decimal places (3.14)

   more math:  (13 - 4) / sqrt(9) - 1 = 2

   more math:  (13 + 9 + 2) * 1 = 4!

AARoads.com:: 1 Mile From Exit 1

   +---------------+
   |        Exit 1 |
   | 13   Business |
   |    Wilmington |
   | 1        Mile |
   +---------------+

   the numbers are:  1  13   1

   the math is:  1^13 = 1

AARoads.com:: 1/2 Mile from Exit 1

   +-------------------------------------+ +---------------+
   | 9A Terminal Ave Port of Wilm      1 | |        Exit 1 |
   | Twelfth ST                        3 | | 13   Business |
   | 3 Edgemoor Rd                     4 | |    Wilmington |
   +-------------------------------------+ | 1/2      Mile |
                                           +---------------+

   the numbers are:  9  1  3  3  4  1  13  (1/2)

   the math is:  sqrt(13 - 4) * sqrt(9) * 3 = 3^(1 + (1 / (1/2)))

   observe...
      13 - 4 = 9
      sqrt(9) = 3
      3 * 3 * 3 = 27
      1 / (1/2) = 2
      1 + 2 = 3
      3^3 = 27

Creator: Gerald D. Thurman [gthurman@gmail.com]
Created: 11 June 2007

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