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e, i, and π (Posted on 2004-03-02) Difficulty: 2 of 5
i = -1
e^(i π) = -1

(-e)^(i π) = ?

Simplify to a number without i. Leave e and π in their symbol forms.

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re: too easy for this site | Comment 7 of 12 |
(In reply to too easy for this site by red_sox_fan_032003)

I'm not sure what your line of reasoning is, but you are missing the minus sign--the result is negative. 

I'm sure also that your next-to-last line is intended to have a ^, which is missing also.

  Posted by Charlie on 2004-03-02 13:30:16
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