BARS::Milepost Signs Along Eastbound I-70 in Missouri

This milepost sign and this milepost sign were found along eastbound I-70 in Missouri.

The mileposts signs say...

   +-----------+ +-----------+
   | East I-70 | | East I-70 |
   | Mile   42 | | Mile   56 |
   ------------- -------------
   |     .6    | |     .8    |
   +-----------+ +-----------+
   the numbers in the Mile 42 sign are:  70  42  .6

   the math is:  70 * .6 = 42

   rs42Eval:  sqrt(70 *. 6 * 42) = 42
   * 42 is the "Answer to Life, the Universe, and Everything"

   rsHwyEval:  sqrt(42 / .6 * 70) = 70
   * This milepost is along I-70.

   ----------------------------------------------------------

   the numbers in the Mile 56 sign are:  70  58  .8

   the math is:  70 * .8 = 56

   rsAgeEval:  sqrt(70 *. 8 * 56) = 56
   * RoadHacker was 56 years young when he found this milepost.

   rsHwyEval:  sqrt(56 / .8 * 70) = 70
   * This milepost is along I-70.

If RoadHacker had been paying closer attention, then he would have seen the following two mileposts.

   +-----------+ +-----------+
   | East I-70 | | East I-70 |
   | Mile   14 | | Mile   28 |
   ------------- -------------
   |     .2    | |     .4    |
   +-----------+ +-----------+
   the numbers in the Mile 14 sign are:  70  14  .2

   the math is:  70 * .2 = 14

   rsHwyEval:  sqrt(14 / .2 * 70) = 70
   * This milepost is along I-70.

   ----------------------------------------------------------

   the numbers in the Mile 28 sign are:  70  28  .4

   the math is:  70 * .4 = 28

   rsHwyEval:  sqrt(28 / .4 * 70) = 70
   * This milepost is along I-70.
Another Milepost BARS From Missouri

RoadHacker found a similar milepost pattern while driving north on I-55 in Missouri during the summer of 2006. {BAB::BARS::I-55 Milepost in Missouri}


Creator: Gerald Thurman [gthurman@gmail.com]
Created: 07 June 2014

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