BARS::1600 N. 17th St. and 1700 E. McDowell Rd. in Phoenix, Arizona

These street signs are in Phoenix, Arizona.

The street signs say...

   +--------------------+
   | 1600 N 17th St     |
   | 1700 E McDowell Rd |
   ----------------------
   |        STOP        |
   +--------------------+
   |  No Parking within |
   |       50 feet      |
   +--------------------+
   the numbers are:  1600  17  1700  50

   the math is:  50 - sqrt(1700 / 17) = sqrt(1600)

   [solve for 'n']  50 - sqrt(1700 / n) = sqrt(1600)

   [exercise] List the prime factors of 1600.

   [exercise] No or Yes:  17 is a proper divisor of 1700.

Creator: Gerald Thurman [gthurman@gmail.com]
Created: 10 May 2010

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