Happy pi day

Posted by: MrB

Happy pi day - 03/14/13 10:03 AM

March 14 or 3.14

This s rather neat

http://www.npr.org/blogs/krulwich/2013/0...ies-actual-pies

Dave
Posted by: Papa

Re: Happy pi day - 03/14/13 02:37 PM

Another explanation.

http://www.mandatory.com/2013/03/13/professor-kayla-collins-shows-us-how-to-celebrate-pi-day
Posted by: Jim_

Re: Happy pi day - 03/14/13 08:37 PM

Hmm. Pretty good. Not quite the way my Geometry teacher explained it but it all makes sense now. smirk

And if it doesn't who cares.
Posted by: carp

Re: Happy pi day - 03/14/13 08:55 PM

Originally Posted By: Jim_
Hmm. Pretty good. Not quite the way my Geometry teacher explained it but it all makes sense now. smirk

And if it doesn't who cares.


Would it make more sense if your teacher said that (most) of your conversations goes in a circle laugh Just kidding
Posted by: Jim_

Re: Happy pi day - 03/14/13 08:57 PM

For some reason Papa's link explained it better. grin
Posted by: MrB

Re: Happy pi day - 03/15/13 12:59 AM

I bought a clock that has the numerals as part of the unit circle which is a circle with radius one. This makes the diameter to be 2 and the circumference to be 2pi

Dave