BARS::93 Miles From Hanksville in Utah

This road sign is in Utah.

The road sign says...

   +-----------------------+
   | Natural Bridges       |
   | Natl. Monument      7 |
   | Lake Powell        45 |
   | Fry Canyon         23 |
   | Hanksville         93 |
   +-----------------------+
   the numbers are:  7  45  23  93

   rs42Eval:  7! / sqrt(93 - 23 - 45)! = 42
   * 42 is the "Answer to Life, the Universe, and Everything"

   rs42Eval:  avg(7, 45, 23, 93) = 42
   * 42 is the "Answer to Life, the Universe, and Everything"

   rsStateEval:  45 * log((93 - 23) / 7) = 45
   * Utah was the 45th state admitted to the Union.

   rsAgeEval:  45 + (93 - 23) / 7 = 55
   * MathBabbler was 55 years young when he created this BARS.

   off-by-one rsAgeEval:  7 + 45 + 93 % 23 = 54-1
   * RoadHacker was 54 years young when he found this road sign.

   rsCardinality:  93 % 23 + 45 % 7 = 4
   * There are four numbers in this road sign.

   BARSfunc math:  7 + 23 - spf(45) = spf(spf(93))
   * spf(n) = the sum of the prime factors of n
   * spf(45) = 3+3+5 = 11; spf(93) = 3+31 = 34; spf(34) = 2+17 = 19

Creator: Gerald Thurman [gthurman@gmail.com]
Created: 04 June 2012

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