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# WHAT DOES PI =

Tue 27 Apr, 2010 09:09 am
WHAT DOES PI [MATHS] EQUAL
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engineer

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Tue 27 Apr, 2010 09:11 am
@ANIMALGIRL,
Pi is the ratio of a circle's circumference to its diameter and is approximately 3.14.
Ragman

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Tue 27 Apr, 2010 11:27 am
Did you know about search engine? If you type into a search engine like Google the keywords "meaning of pi" you can get an answer? Or you can go to Wikipedia and in there you can type in keyword 'Pi'.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pi

"The constant is named "π" because "π" is the first letter of the Greek words for periphery and perimeter, probably referring to its use in the formula to find the circumference, or perimeter, of a circle."
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MontereyJack

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Tue 27 Apr, 2010 04:34 pm
3.1415926535897932384626433, which is as far as I know. If you remember "How I want a drink? Alcoholic, of course, after the heavy chapters involving quantum mechanics" and count the letters in each word, you'll get pi to fourteen decimal places. See the useful stuff you can learn on a2k?
djjd62

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Tue 27 Apr, 2010 04:37 pm
Pi are squared?

no

pie are round

mmmmmmm, pie
MontereyJack

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Tue 27 Apr, 2010 04:42 pm
some pie are square
dlowan

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Wed 28 Apr, 2010 12:30 am
@MontereyJack,
Groan!!!!!!!!
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MontereyJack

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Wed 28 Apr, 2010 12:42 am
deb, much tho I would like to think I was groan-worthy, honesty compels me to admit that I was just playing acolyte to djjd on that one--he came up with the gist of it first.
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dlowan

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Wed 28 Apr, 2010 01:38 am
@djjd62,
Groan!!!!

AND now I want something sweet!
Joe Nation

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Wed 28 Apr, 2010 04:45 am
@dlowan,
Me! Me!
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Eorl

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Wed 28 Apr, 2010 05:31 am
@engineer,
You have to move "amore" to the opposite side of the equation so to find out what pi is, you divide "the moon hits your eye" by "amore"
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Prairie Dog

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Thu 27 May, 2010 01:56 pm
@MontereyJack,
I've got two more digits ("83") after your 25 decimal places: 3.141592653589793238462643383
Now, don't ask me how (or why) I actually memorized 27 decimal places!
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rithak15

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Fri 10 Dec, 2010 06:21 am
@ANIMALGIRL,
PI=3.14
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