Square Root Day!

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  1. pulse

    pulse Well-Known Member

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    (AP) A rare event is upon us, touted by math fanatics as Square Root Day.

    The holiday, which only occurs nine times each century, falls on Tuesday this time — 3/3/09 (for the mathematically challenged, three is the square root of nine).


    The last such day was five years ago, Feb. 2, 2004, which coincided with Groundhog Day. The next is seven years away, on April 4, 2016.
     
  2. LeSchmick

    LeSchmick Well-Known Member

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    booooo math.
     
  3. CyForPresident

    CyForPresident Well-Known Member

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    When is estimated mean square day?
     
  4. gocy444

    gocy444 Well-Known Member

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    Math is for squares... is that irony?
     
  5. Flag Guy

    Flag Guy Well-Known Member

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    I now feel better about remembering Mole day...
     
  6. Wesley

    Wesley Well-Known Member

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    I really feel square today.
     

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