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Pi - The Mathematical Dessert

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Jessica Shalvey


Oak Grove High School

Jefferson County Schools


Watch this podcast and discover the mathematical number pi!  Discussion includes the history of pi, mathematical concept of pi, and modern notation of the ∏ symbol used today.  Interesting trivia, jokes, pi reciting contests, and pi day celebrations are included.  This podcast is a must to add to your mathematics classroom and especially any pi day celebration.

Length: 03:14

Aligned to the following ALEX lesson plan:

Discovering Pi

Content Areas: Math

Alabama Course of Study Alignments and/or Professional Development Standard Alignments:

[MA2015] GEO (9-12) 36: Use volume formulas for cylinders, pyramids, cones, and spheres to solve problems.* [G-GMD3]


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