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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Form the equation:

Now solve for n.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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n is about 10**10**1.1099.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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That is not correct.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hahhahahhahahhahahahahha! Wolfram alpha is kaboobly doo! Alpha is a tool. It does not replace your brain! It supplements your brain. Now c'mon and do what Alpha could not.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Oh, yes, of course. Approximately 3^3^3*0471213.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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That is not correct.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Why not?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Because it does nothing to solve the problem. And trust me it is an error.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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How much should n be then?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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You have not solved the equation. That is the whole problem.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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*Last edited by anonimnystefy (2012-07-13 09:04:23)*

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Now what does that equal. We are looking for a number here, not jargon.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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3.6383346400240996855745793703821952524791835294 × 10^12

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Well? Where do you go from there?

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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I raise 10 to that power?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Nope. You do not.

Expand out.

We are concerned with the fractional part of the exponent.

Front digits are 1.25801...

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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But you did exactly what I said. You raised to the power of 3.6(blahblahblah)*10^12

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Not exactly. You never produced the answer 1.25801.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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I didn't suggest the latter part, but I did say we should do 10^(3.6something*3^3^3)

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I didn't suggest the latter part,

First you told me Wolfram could not do it. Then you had a 3 high tower. Hmmm. The last part is the answer.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Not that. 10**my latest result.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Your latest result was post 714. It is good maybe for partial credit if your teacher is a nice guy. But here we need answers. That always means numbers.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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I asked you if raising 10 to that power is ghe next step and you said no.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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When did you ask that question?

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