π – the World’s Most Mysterious Number

π – the World’s Most Mysterious Number

π – the World’s Most Mysterious Number

Pi DayPi will be again on exhibit in the Orbach Science Library from March-June of 2013. This exhibit explores Pi, the world's most mysterious number. The value of Pi is approximately 3.14. But what is PI? What is the real value of PI? How can the value be found today using the most modern technology? How might Pi be used?

This year's Pi exhibit also features Pi in Action, displaying the actual surface area of a globe, the volume of the globe, and the circumference of a plate as fun pieces.

Interesting facts about Pi:

 

This exhibit was curated by Ying Shen and Lizbeth Langston with assistance from Mary Miller, Jessica Reyes and Margarita Yonezawa.