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Two + two = five

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  1. The phrase "two plus two makes five" was originally a Communist slogan in the USSR referring to the five-year plan to increase production. (It originally meant the goals of the five-year plan could be achieved in four years if the people would try ha

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  2. contrasted with the phrase "two plus two makes four", the obvious -- but politically inexpedient -- truth

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  3. In measurement in science, the number of significant digits is usually encoded in the way a number is written

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  4. Orwell's protagonist, Winston Smith, uses the phrase to wonder if the State might declare "two plus two makes five" as a fact

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  5. ponders that, if everybody believes in it, does that make it true? Smith writes, "Freedom is the freedom to say that two plus two make four

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