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Mrs.Math101
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Simplify i231 where i is the imaginary unit and is defined as: i = sqrt(1).
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Simplify i231 where i is the imaginary unit and is defined as: i = sqrt(1).
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kirihara Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
I think the answer would be 1
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
no i do not think it is 1
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
\[i^{231}\] take the integer remainder when dividing 231 by 4 and you get 3 (since 4 divides 228 evenly) therefore \[i^{231}=i^3=i\]
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
\[i^0=1,i^1=i,i^2=1,i^3=i,i^4=1, ...\]
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wasiqss Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
answer is indeed i
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