This is my first question on this community (the 100 points were just given to me by the site). The information given is from a block i found looking from the docs api. What am supposed to do with the nonce and the hashes in this block to check SHA256(A)==SHA256(B+nonce) or is this terribly wrong and the data here cannot give me that answer.

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I wrote a python program to calculate the block hash from the version, prev_block, mrkl_root, timestamp, bits, and nonce. You can see it here.

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