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Proof of Pi
Posted 18 February 2014 - 05:32 PM
Assume we know nothing of Pi's actual value. Apparently, we think it is some random number generated by a calculator every time the Pi button is pressed. All we know that is 2*Radius*Pi is the circumference of a circle and pi*radius*radius is area. Use a unit circle to prove that Pi is >3 and <4.
Posted 27 February 2014 - 09:32 PM
<tongue in cheek>
Since it has long been accepted that the proof is in the pudding, not in the pi, perhaps the puzzle is not solvable.
<remove tongue from cheek>
- Bertrand Russell
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