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## Pi

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Some approximations of pi include: Integers: 3; Fractions: Approximate fractions include (in order of increasing accuracy) ...

## Value Of Pi

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Seriously, it does make sense to define "pi" as a defined constant - not because it changes, but ... PiEqualsThree, for small values of Pi, or large values of 3.

## Math Forum: Finding the Value of Pi

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Historians estimate that by 2000 B.C. humans had noticed that the ratio of circumference to diameter was the same for all circles. This discovery hinged on the ...

## What is Pi? - Live Science

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Apr 30, 2013 ... When starting off in math, students are introduced to pi as a value of 3.14 or 3.14159. Though it is an irrational number, some use rational ...

## The History of Pi

www.math.rutgers.edu/~cherlin/History/Papers2000/wilson.html

They used this method to find that pi was slightly greater than 3, and came up with the value 3 1/8 or 3.125 (Beckmann, 11). However, this theory is probably a  ...

## PI - Math.com

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Pi is a name given to the ratio of the circumference of a circle to the diameter. ... the needle lands on a line, it turns out to be directly related to the value of Pi.

## Pi, a Very Special Number : nrich.maths.org

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Read all about the number pi and the mathematicians who have tried to find out its value as accurately as possible.

## Where Does 'PI' Come From?

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You know what 'PI' is ... it's a number with the value 3.14, and it's used to find the circumference and area of a circle. But did you ever wonder where PI came ...

## The Long Search for the Value of Pi - Scientific American

www.scientificamerican.com/article/the-long-search-for-the-value-of-pi/

Mar 14, 2016 ... The mathematical odyssey, plus a guide to calculating pi for yourself.

## circle - How is the value of \$\pi\$ ( Pi ) actually calculated ...

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Dec 1, 2013 ... in the Diagram we have a circle of circumference 2[Pi]r , and inscribed in it a .... by keeping n=1000 you will get value of pi=3.14158748587.

The earliest known textually evidenced approximations of pi date from around 1900 BCE; they are 25/8 (Babylonia) and 256/81 (Egypt), both within 1% of the true value.
The Greek letter pi was first used to represent the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter in 1709 by mathematician William Jones.

### 100,000 Digits of Pi

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100,000 Digits of Pi Pi Logo. 3.141592653589793238462643383279502884197169399375105820974944592307816406286  ...

### Pi - Math is Fun

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all the way around the circle) will be Pi. Pi (the symbol is the Greek letter π) is: The ratio of the ... Activity: Find an Approximate Value For Pi · Circle Radians ...

### One Million Digits of Pi · Pi Day

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One Million Digits of Pi. 3.... T-Shirts. More Pi Stuff. pi-pie-pan · Pi Sightings: Pi Pie Pan · whats-the-fox-say · Videos: Music Video: What is the value of Pi? pi- time.