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Author:Centre for Experimental and Constructive Mathematics (CECM)
Description: "Pi is one of the few concepts in mathematics whose mention evokes a response of recognition and interest in those not concerned professionally with the subject. It has been a part of human culture and the educated imagination for more than twenty five hundred years...." Links to many sources of information on pi: Story of the history of the computation of Pi; Current records of computation; People involved in the computation of Pi in recent years; How to Compute 1 Billion Digits of Pi, the 100 Billionth Binary Digit of Pi, Pi and the AGM, The Quest for Pi, Recognizing a Number, Experimental Pi; Pi News; Pi on the net - The New Pi, From Number to Formula, The Miraculous Pi, The Passion for Pi, A Question of Numbers; Pi Files.

Levels: Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Lesson Plans and Activities, Problems/Puzzles
Math Topics: Pi

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