Special Sub-Topic: The Number Pi
|Pi is a(n):|
irrational number. An irrational number is a number that goes on forever with no pattern.
|Pi is the ratio of a circle's:|
circumference to diameter. When you try to divide a circle's circumference by its diameter, you should find pi.
|On what day is Pi Day celebrated?|
March 14th. March 14th is Pi Day, and if you noticed, in the U.S., the date of Pi Day would be written 3-14, with 3.14 being pi's approximate value.
|Pi= 3.1415_26535...what digit belongs in the blank?|
9 & nine. 3.14159265358979323846...
|Pi is a letter from which language?|
Greek. Pi is a Greek letter along with others like alpha, beta, and omega.
|In the first 100,000 digits of pi, which number occurs most frequently?|
1. The number one occurs 10,137 times in pi's first 100,000 digits.
|Now, in pi's first 100,000 digits, which number occurs least frequently?|
9. This occurs 9,902 times in pi, very close to the second least number in frequency, 2, which occurs 9,908 times.
|On February 18, 1995, pi was memorized and recited to how many digits?|
42,195. This record was achieved by Hiroyuki Goto of Tokyo, Japan.
|The Egyptians were the first to find a value for pi.|
f. The Babylonians were the first.
|The book "The Joy of Pi" was written by who?|
David Blatner. This book is about everything about pi, including its history and the first one million digits. Thanks for taking my quiz!
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