The number π is a mathematical constant, the ratio of a circle's circumference to
its diameter, ..... Although the simple continued fraction for π (shown above) also
does not exhibit a...
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 ...
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The concept of the mathematical constant pi dates back approximately 4000
years to ancient Mesopotamia. Babylonian mathematicians found that the area of
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Dec 2, 1994 ... ... we were wondering if you could answer our question. Where did the word pi
come from, and how did someone determine it was equal to 3.14?
Pi has been known for almost 4000 years—but even if we calculated the number
of seconds in those 4000 years and calculated pi to that number of places, we ...
William Jones and his Circle: The Man who invented Pi. By Patricia ... Though he
did not prove it, Jones believed that π was an irrational number: an infinite, .....
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Sep 23, 2014 ... The question of the existence of pi is different from recognizing that it exists and
calculating its value. John Bailey's answer to Do mathematical ...