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Re: i^2=1

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  • From: "Dave Snead" <dsnead6 at>
  • Date: Tue, 26 Feb 2013 01:08:33 -0500 (EST)
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i^2 ^= 1

Dave Snead

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Subject: [mg129917] i^2=1 

No, not I^2=-1 :-)
But similarly: I'd like to have a symbol with the
property i^2=1. And not like slashdotting with
{i^2->1} (which then ignores i^3 and (i+1)(i-1)),
but really automatically i^2=1 as soon as it appears
somewhere, like for I.

How do I define that?

Hauke Reddmann <:-EX8    fc3a501 at
Die Weltformel: IQ+dB=const.

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