History Of Pi

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  1. 1. A History of By: Petr Beckmann Presentation By: Vlad Ivankine
  2. 2. The Value
    • ten cubits from rim to rim and five cubits high. It took a line of thirty cubits to measure around
    • 3 1/7 =3.14285714
    • 3 1/8 = 3.12500
  3. 3. The Great Minds
    • Aristotle, Ptolemy, Hippocrates, Euclid, Archimedes, Galileo Galilei, Pascal
  4. 4. Discovery was in their blood! Euler and Newton made some of the greatest advancements in studying Pi. And in their free time too!
  5. 5. The Work Digit Hunters Modern circle-squarers
  6. 6. Conclusion
    • I found this book quite educational and informational and would encourage everyone to read it in their spare time!