Where? How? What Else?
Understanding Pi

1. Go to Math Forum (http://forum.swarthmore.edu/dr.math/faq/faq.integers.html). Where did pi come from?

2. There have been many ways of calculating pi. Go to Interesting Facts about Pi Page (http://mathforum.org/library/drmath/sets/mid_pi.html) to see some of the techniques that have been used to calculate pi. Keep a list of the different methods you find. List as least 3 methods.

3. What else should you know about pi? Go to Pi Links and find at least three pi sites to visit. Write down at least three interesting facts about pi that you now know!

© 2011 Educational Broadcasting Corporation. All Rights Reserved.