what is ‚Äči i2 i3.... i23?

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i dont understand the imaginary numbers stuff.

Jun 4th, 2015

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i%5E1+=+i 

i%5E2+=+-1 

i%5E3+=+i%5E2+%2A+i+=+-1+%2A+i+=+-i 

i%5E4+=+i%5E2+%2A+i%5E2+=+-1+%2A+-1+=+1 

i%5E5+=+i%5E4+%2A+i+=+1+%2A+i+=+i, and so on repeating the sequence every 4 increments of the exponent


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Jun 4th, 2015

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