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Rational Result? Ridiculous! (Posted on 2004-12-20) Difficulty: 3 of 5
Can an irrational number, raised to an irrational power, give a rational result?

See The Solution Submitted by Old Original Oskar!    
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re(2): My solution | Comment 11 of 19 |
(In reply to re: My solution by Federico Kereki)

Fred: Though I agree, you should prove that 2^2 is irrational.

I don't need to.  If it is rational, it is the rational result required.

(thanks to SteveH for realising this for me)


  Posted by Jer on 2004-12-20 18:57:36
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