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MB
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Need help on this interesting fact
Posted:
Oct 21, 2003 2:42 PM


I saw this on a tshirt:
(pi^4 + pi^5)^(1/6) = e
This piqued my curiosity. I confirmed the truism on my calculator, but I can't seem to prove it.
Can someone supply the proof or give me some hints?
Mel
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