Discussion about math, puzzles, games and fun. Useful symbols: ÷ × ½ √ ∞ ≠ ≤ ≥ ≈ ⇒ ± ∈ Δ θ ∴ ∑ ∫ π -¹ ² ³ °

You are not logged in.

- Topics: Active | Unanswered

Pages: **1**

**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
- Posts: 7,685

In honor of Pi Day 2009, here is a fun link: http://www.avoision.com/experiments/pi10k/index.php

*Last edited by MathsIsFun (2009-03-13 18:24:17)*

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..." - Leon M. Lederman

Offline

**Tigeree****Member**- Registered: 2005-11-19
- Posts: 13,883

Yay!! Pi Day!!! My boss said something about that yesterday... I should of been listening. & I think, Rod, you mean honor? cool website BTW! Thanx 4 everything!!

*Last edited by Tigeree (2009-03-13 17:19:00)*

People don't notice whether it's winter or summer when they're happy.

~ Anton Chekhov

Cheer up, emo kid.

Offline

**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
- Posts: 7,685

Tigeree wrote:

... you mean honor? ...

Oops, yes, fixed

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..." - Leon M. Lederman

Offline

**ganesh****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
- Posts: 24,633

Wish you all a happy 'Pi Day'!

Here's a link

dedicated to the special day!

It is no good to try to stop knowledge from going forward. Ignorance is never better than knowledge - Enrico Fermi.

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

Offline

**Daniel123****Member**- Registered: 2007-05-23
- Posts: 663

It isn't pi day in Britain.

Offline

**random_fruit****Member**- Registered: 2008-12-25
- Posts: 39

Agreed, we Brits don't use American order of days and months. But do you Yanks think we should celebrate 'e' month in Feb '71? And if not, why not?

Offline

**ganesh****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
- Posts: 24,633

Neither do we in India. But then there's no 14[sup]th[/sup] month in a year!

Yes, we can celebrate 'e' day on Jan 27[sup]th[/sup]!

It is no good to try to stop knowledge from going forward. Ignorance is never better than knowledge - Enrico Fermi.

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

Offline

**mathsyperson****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-22
- Posts: 4,900

Britain could have Pi day on 31/4 if it wanted.

Why did the vector cross the road?

It wanted to be normal.

Offline

**Tigeree****Member**- Registered: 2005-11-19
- Posts: 13,883

We don't celebrate Pi Day in Aus either but I just felt like celebrating for that I celebrate a lot of stuff randomly. What's 'e' Day???

People don't notice whether it's winter or summer when they're happy.

~ Anton Chekhov

Cheer up, emo kid.

Offline

**Devantè****Real Member**- Registered: 2006-07-14
- Posts: 6,400

I've never really heard of any sort of formal celebration for the day of the natural logarithm, but I'd assume that it'd be on the 27th of January, or maybe the 7th of February.

Offline

**Tigeree****Member**- Registered: 2005-11-19
- Posts: 13,883

What is it with you people and the 27th of Jan??? 31/4 sounds like a cool date to have a celebration! BTW Happy St. Patrick's Day everybody!

People don't notice whether it's winter or summer when they're happy.

~ Anton Chekhov

Cheer up, emo kid.

Offline

**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
- Posts: 7,685

Happy St. Patrick's Day!

And ... what about Phi day? (The Golden Ratio)

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..." - Leon M. Lederman

Offline

**Tigeree****Member**- Registered: 2005-11-19
- Posts: 13,883

Phi Day..... Not heard of that one... hmm... My calendar says it's Mothering Sunday this Sunday in the UK, what's that???

~ Anton Chekhov

Cheer up, emo kid.

Offline

**Devantè****Real Member**- Registered: 2006-07-14
- Posts: 6,400

Means it's Mothers Day.

Phi day? 1[sup]st[/sup] of June, perhaps?

Offline

**Tigeree****Member**- Registered: 2005-11-19
- Posts: 13,883

oh Mothers Day that's in May somewhere over here.

1st of June where, though?

~ Anton Chekhov

Cheer up, emo kid.

Offline

Happy Pi Day

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

Offline

**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
- Registered: 2009-04-12
- Posts: 109,606

Happy Pi Day!

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**** Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.**

Offline

**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
- Registered: 2011-05-23
- Posts: 16,037

Happy Pi day, everyone!

Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

Offline

**n872yt3r****Member**- Registered: 2013-01-21
- Posts: 392

Check out my post in Euler Avenue "Pi Day Challenge And Happy Pi Day"

- n872yt3r

Math Is Fun Rocks!

By the power of the exponent, I square and cube you!

Offline

Pages: **1**