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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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108^2 + 117^2 + 125^2 + 135^2 = 59203

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**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**mathaholic****Member**- From: Juliania
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59302

"What is the square root of 2? 1.4141592653589793238" Seriously, I thought it was that. Too round?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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116^2 + 119^2 + 122^2 + 130^2 = 59401

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**mathaholic****Member**- From: Juliania
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59500

"What is the square root of 2? 1.4141592653589793238" Seriously, I thought it was that. Too round?

3.141592653589793238...

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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2 x 113^2 + 130^2 + 131^2 = 59599

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**mathaholic****Member**- From: Juliania
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59698

"What is the square root of 2? 1.4141592653589793238" Seriously, I thought it was that. Too round?

3.141592653589793238...

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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119^2 + 122^2 + 2 x 124^2 = 59797

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**mathaholic****Member**- From: Juliania
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59896

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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115^2 + 116^2 + 125^2 + 133^2 = 59995

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**mathaholic****Member**- From: Juliania
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60094

60000th milestone!!!!!!!

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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112^2 + 113^2 + 128^2 + 136^2 = 60193

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**mathaholic****Member**- From: Juliania
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60292

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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115^2 + 121^2 + 125^2 + 130^2 = 60391

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**mathaholic****Member**- From: Juliania
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60490

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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116^2 + 117^2 + 120^2 + 138^2 = 60589

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**phrontister****Real Member**- From: The Land of Tomorrow
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Hi,

There's been some derailing happening here, beginning in post #479 (that seems to have been influenced by #478) - where the answer was 1 less than a multiple of 99 - followed by the interesting goings-on from posts #526 to #531 that was the start of all subsequent answers being 1 greater than a multiple of 99.

60687 corrects that.

Also, if we want to align with the '13' thread where the number of entries = the number of posts, then we need to do some catch-up:

60786

60885

60984

6+0+9+84=**99**

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**mathaholic****Member**- From: Juliania
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Okay, thanks for that!

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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117^2 + 119^2 + 124^2 + 134^2 = 61182

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**phrontister****Real Member**- From: The Land of Tomorrow
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61281

FromDigits[Reverse[{6, 1}]] + 2 + 81=**99**

*Last edited by phrontister (2013-10-04 15:11:02)*

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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116^2 + 118^2 + 120^2 + 140^2 = 61380

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**phrontister****Real Member**- From: The Land of Tomorrow
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61479

FromDigits[Reverse[{6, 1}]] + 4 + 79=**99**

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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106^2 + 107^2 + 108^2 + 110^2 + 123^2 = 61578

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**phrontister****Real Member**- From: The Land of Tomorrow
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61677

FromDigits[Reverse[{6,1}]]+6+77=**99**

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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102^2 + 105^2 + 107^2 + 113^2 + 127^2 = 61776

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**phrontister****Real Member**- From: The Land of Tomorrow
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61875

FromDigits[Reverse[{6,1}]]+8+75=**99**

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