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# Mixing Math and Poetry

What kind of poem am I?

(12 + 144 + 20 + (3 x (4^.5)))/7 + 5 x 11 = (9 ^2) + 0

(12 + 144 + 20 + (3 x (4^.5)))/7 + 5 x 11 = (9 ^2) + 0

### Hint

The carat symbol (^) means raised to the power of, and a number raised to the power of one half is its square root.### Answer

A mathematical limerick!A dozen a gross and a score,

Plus three times the square root of four,

Divided by seven,

Plus five times eleven,

Is nine squared and not a bit more!

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