### BARS::36 Miles From Liberal and Plains in Kansas

This road sign was found six miles north of Sublette on southbound US Hwy-83 in Kansas.

The road sign says...

```   +-----------------+
| Sublette      6 |
| Plains       36 |
| Liberal      36 |
+-----------------+
```
```   the numbers are:  6  36  36

the math is:  6 * sqrt(36) = 36

observe...
sqrt(36) = 6
6 * 6 = 36

more math:  sqrt(6 * sqrt(36)) = sqrt(36)

[solve for 'n]:  6 * sqrt(n) = n
```
##### Update::2009.09.18

This BARS was selected to be one of the BARS of the Week for week #9 of the fall 2009 semester.

```   the numbers are:  6  36  36

rs42Eval:  6 + sqrt(36 * 36) = 42
* 42 is the "Answer to Life, the Universe, and Everything"

off-by-one rsStateEval:  36 - 6 / sqrt(36) = 34+1
* Kansas was the 34th state admitted to the Union.

BARSfunc rs42Eval:  log(spf(36)) * (6 + 36) = 42
* spf(n) = the sum of the prime factors of n
* spf(36) = 2+2+3+3 = 10; log(10) = 1

BARSfunc math:  6 / sqrt(36) = log(spf(36))

off-by-one BARSfunc rsAgeEval:  36 / defactorial(6) + 36 = 49-1
* RoadHacker was 49 years young when he found this road sign.
* defactorial(6) = 3 because 3! = 6

more math:  avg(6, sqrt(36)) = sqrt(36)

```

Creator: Gerald Thurman [gthurman@gmail.com]
Created: 20 May 2007 