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Old January 23 2013, 12:44 PM   #60
ZapBrannigan
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Re: Some "Court Martial" notes.

gottacook wrote: View Post
All these complaints and no one mentions "1 to the 4th power"?
I used to think that line was the height of innumeracy, but now realize that Kirk was not referring to the number 1 itself.

"One" simply referred to any given sound-level to be amplified. He should have said X to the 4th power, but when taken in context, he wasn't wrong.
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