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Celebrating the Pleasures of Pi (3.14159....)    NEW!

Although known as the number to compute circumference and area of a circle, pi appears in many unexpected places in mathematics, science, and engineering, including a simple but beautiful equation known as Euler's identity. This class will show computation of pi has changed over time as a means of illustrating how mathematics has developed and will highlight the work and biographies of great mathematicians, including and the legendary Ramanujan. The class will draw mostly on high-school math and will provide ample materials for follow-up for participants with all levels of training to future explore math-related topics

 

 

Celebrating the Pleasures of Pi (3.14159....) (SCIT035) NEW!   IN-PERSON

Instructor:  Dan Sherman

Day of the Week: M, Times: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM    

Dates: 3/14/2022 - 3/14/2022  

Sessions: 1   

Fee: $11.00

Course Location: Unity of Charlottesville - Classroom

Mask policy for this location: Masks are required

Location Address: 2825 Hydraulic Road Charlottesville, VA 22901

Limit (we do monitor enrollment and when possible may add seats): 99

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*If circumstances related to COVID-19 dictate this course cannot be held in person, it will be offered online, same dates and times. 


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