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    Math session is on!!

    How do you write 999,999 in roman numerals?
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    Can you do that?? Maybe...MMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMCCXXI....I dunno
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    IM, with an underscore under the M...
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    Well...
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    for (p = 0; p < 999; p++)
    {
    printf("M");
    }
    printf("CMXCIX");

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    It seems double's answer is more simple...
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    Well, if we're allowed to use bars, his isn't right either. You can't precede M with I. The actual representation is (with underlines representing bars)

    CMXCMXCMXCIX

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    congrat, dblanti. You got it!!
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    What the heck...where did you guys learn that???
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    i'm coincidentally a major in roman numerology... hehe... i coincidentally knew that... and how does that other one go? hmmm...
    hasafraggin shizigishin oppashigger...

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    There is a thing called "Reference Book".
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    IC...
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    okay?
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    Originally posted by doubleanti
    i'm coincidentally a major in roman numerology... hehe... i coincidentally knew that... and how does that other one go? hmmm...
    is there such a thing as a roman numerology major?

    Originally posted by *Michelle*
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    99?

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    That's "I see"
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