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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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March 14 ... nuff said

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

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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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.** **A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.**

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**Tigeree****Member**- Registered: 2005-11-19
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Pi day! Hazzah! ooh, a palindrome!

3.1415926... um 5? That's all I've know. How many digits does everyone else know?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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3.141592653589793238462643383279502884197169399375105820974944592307816406286208998628034825342117068

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.** **A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.**

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**Tigeree****Member**- Registered: 2005-11-19
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So I figured, bobbym.

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

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**Devantè****Real Member**- Registered: 2006-07-14
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Bookmark: http://3.141592653589793238462643383279502884197169399375105820974944592.com/index314.html

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**S.G. Shredmaster****Member**- Registered: 2010-03-19
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Two words, TRI PPY.

When you're old and your eyes are dim, There ain't no old shep gonna happen again

We'll still go walking down country lanes, I'll sing the same old song

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**Tigeree****Member**- Registered: 2005-11-19
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I'm pretty sure Trippy is one word, just like Legendary.

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

~ Anton Chekhov

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**S.G. Shredmaster****Member**- Registered: 2010-03-19
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I no lol!

When you're old and your eyes are dim, There ain't no old shep gonna happen again

We'll still go walking down country lanes, I'll sing the same old song

Hear me call your name

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**Roraborealis****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-17
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March 14, 2015 at 9:26:53 is going to be amazing.

School is practice for the future. Practice makes perfect. But - nobody's perfect, so why practice?

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Welcome back, Roraborealis!

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.

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**Roraborealis****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-17
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Thanks ganesh, how are you? Have you been keeping alright? I just remembered MathsIsFun.com a few days ago, and thought I would pop in and visit. I see there's lots of the old people still here :] Well, not old, but you know what I mean!

School is practice for the future. Practice makes perfect. But - nobody's perfect, so why practice?

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi Roraborealis,

I am doing well. How's everything in all these days?

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.

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**Roraborealis****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-17
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Everything is so busy these days - and yet here I am procrastinating on here. Given up on the maths, I'm afraid! Yes, shame on me

I studied further Maths, Biology and Chemistry and now I'm doing my second year of Biomedical Sciences at University. There are so many assignments and reading to catch up on; at the moment I'm applying for an internship in a lab/hospital for a possible placement year; I'm taking my driving theory test soon; my part-time job may as well be full time because they keep scheduling me in lots D: Oh well, I'm sure I'll get through somehow

I was experimenting with mouldy food today, and last week I took a swab out my nose to see if I had Staphylococcus Aureus in it - about 40% of people do. It's a lot of fun and I'm really enjoying it!

School is practice for the future. Practice makes perfect. But - nobody's perfect, so why practice?

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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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Happy Pi Day 2011!

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

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi

Can we be sure about that 4?

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.** **A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.**

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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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What 4? Just because?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi MIF;

That just reminded me that I was reading that 3.14..... was incorrect. It should be 3.13.... If that were true than we are late.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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Happy Pi Day 2012!

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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Hi MIF

Happy pi day to you a well!

May pi give us happiness in life and math!

Just a thought...Why doesn't anyone celebrate e day? 27th of January.

*Last edited by anonimnystefy (2012-03-14 08:55:38)*

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

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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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Or should that be Feb 71st ?

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**Tigeree****Member**- Registered: 2005-11-19
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I always forget Pi Day!

It should be more advertised!

3.141592653589... Nah, that's all I got.

~ Anton Chekhov

Cheer up, emo kid.

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**L'Hopital****Member**- Registered: 2014-03-07
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Please allow me to correct you. you should be saying happy half tau day.

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e^(iτ)=1

nuff zed

*Last edited by L'Hopital (2014-03-19 21:17:04)*

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Why is pi day wrong?

'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.

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