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Prove an identity for the square root of 3

  1. Prove that

        \[ \sqrt{3} = \frac{1732}{1000} \left( 1 - \frac{176}{3000000} \right)^{-\frac{1}{2}}. \]

  2. As in the previous exercise compute the first 15 decimal places of \sqrt{3}.

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