The Math Forum

Search All of the Math Forum:

Views expressed in these public forums are not endorsed by NCTM or The Math Forum.

Math Forum » Discussions » sci.math.* » sci.math

Notice: We are no longer accepting new posts, but the forums will continue to be readable.

Topic: squaring a circle
Replies: 18   Last Post: Jan 3, 2012 12:22 PM

Advanced Search

Back to Topic List Back to Topic List Jump to Tree View Jump to Tree View   Messages: [ Previous | Next ]
Prai Jei

Posts: 148
Registered: 12/6/04
Re: squaring a circle
Posted: Dec 14, 2003 5:23 PM
  Click to see the message monospaced in plain text Plain Text   Click to reply to this topic Reply

"vsvasan" <> wrote in message
> Sub: Unsolvabve Geometrical Problems
> Squaring a given circle is unsolvable . There are volumes of pages on

the subject which I have read - from Archimedes to SrinivasaRamanujan.
> Well! I have found out a solution. Could not believe it ? My logic is
very simple.
> "Pi" is an irrational number. So is square root of 2. There is a simple
geometrical construction to solve for square root of 2. Similarly I have
developed a simple geometrical construction to solve for "pi".
> My question is Where to send it? Is there any Maths Forum where I can
present my papers and answer questions of the experts?

Try sending it to James Harris to verify : )

Paul V. S. Townsend
Interchange the alphabetic elements to reply

Point your RSS reader here for a feed of the latest messages in this topic.

[Privacy Policy] [Terms of Use]

© The Math Forum at NCTM 1994-2018. All Rights Reserved.