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!