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anonymous

  • 5 years ago

Express pi as a fraction.

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  1. radar
    • 5 years ago
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    I believe pi is an irrational number and can not be expressed as a fraction.

  2. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    \[\pi/1\] :p

  3. radar
    • 5 years ago
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    My calculator gives a value 3.14---- I guess you could use 3 14/100=314/100=157/50 close but no cigar!

  4. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    22/7 right?

  5. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    I mean thats the standard version.

  6. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    It's a reasonable estimate for many uses but is not exact; as radar said, pi is irrational and cannot be expressed (exactly) as a fraction.

  7. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    Well not exactly, but it works dandy with circles.

  8. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    Pi is an irrational number and cannot be expressed as a fraction, however there have been fractional approximations of Pi who have been discovered by various mathematicians, they include: 22/7 (The most common) 223/71 (correct upto two decimal places) 339/108 (which is also approximately correct up to two decimal places if rounded off) 62832/20000 ( a really approximate fraction) and there might be others too, which i might not be aware of, or studied yet.

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