From: "Jose Ramón Brox" <ambroxius@...>

To: "Prime Numbers" <primenumbers@yahoogroups.com>

Sent: Saturday, October 23, 2004 7:47 PM

Subject: [PrimeNumbers] RE [OT?] status of sqrt(2)^sqrt(2)

> 8 = 9 -1 --> 8 < 9 <--> 2^3 < 3^2 --> 2*Sqrt(2) < 3 --> Sqrt(2) < 3/2

>

> Sqrt(2) < 3/2 --> 2^Sqrt(2) < 2^(3/2) = Sqrt(8) < Sqrt(9) = 3

>

> Sqrt(2) < 3 QED

A typo... it is 2^Sqrt(2) < 3

Jose Brox