Pi Day

Pi Day

Pi Day

Date posted: March 14, 2019

Today is Pi Day! Every year March 14th honours the most well-known constant in math – the circumference of a circle divided by its diameter.

Pi has inspired creative thinking. Here’s a way to estimate pi using toothpicks and a piece of paper.

And the creativity isn’t limited to math. Did you know a writing style has been developed using pi? To learn how to write a ‘Pilish’ poem, read How the number pi inspired a writing style.

There’s music inspired by pi as well.

To learn more about pi, read 36 Surprising Facts about Pi.

And, don’t forget to eat some pie!

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