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Gamingboy
May 8th, 2004, 11:37 PM
I need a picture of what a 54 star american flag would look like (The 4 being Guam, Puerto Rico, Jefferson and Washington DC)

Anthony Appleyard
May 9th, 2004, 09:37 PM
As the USA gets more states, some time will come a number when a symmetrical arrangement of the stars on the flag is impossible or difficult.

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chrispi
September 14th, 2004, 09:30 PM
As the USA gets more states, some time will come a number when a symmetrical arrangement of the stars on the flag is impossible or difficult.

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This is an interesting mathematical problem ("the Star-Spangled Conjecture") but I'd wager that it would always be possible to create a symmetrical array of stars. :D

tom
September 15th, 2004, 04:18 PM
But eventually you will just have light blue instead of stars for any reasonable viewing distance.

Archangel Michael
September 15th, 2004, 09:07 PM
A 54 stared flag would have nine rows of six stars.

Grey Wolf
September 16th, 2004, 04:13 AM
I need a picture of what a 54 star american flag would look like (The 4 being Guam, Puerto Rico, Jefferson and Washington DC)

I would think Guam doesn't have the mimimum population to be a state ? Also, what is Jefferson ?

Grey Wolf

DuQuense
September 27th, 2004, 04:26 AM
AAMOF there is no legal defernition of the arrangemant of the Stars on the American Flag, While the Symetrical arrangement is common, You can arrage tem in circles, squares, or a star of stars.

wkwillis
October 19th, 2004, 05:27 AM
I would think Guam doesn't have the mimimum population to be a state ? Also, what is Jefferson ?

Grey Wolf

Jefferson is the coastline counties of Northern California and Oregon. They feel unappreciated by the urban areas.