A community for students.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
anonymous
 4 years ago
" @agentx5: No, you both are 6ππ/3. It's true."
" @Ishaan94: you can't express pi as rational, i am pretty sure my age is rational "
True or False, does 6\(\pi\)\(\frac{\pi}{3}\) lie on the interval between 17 and 18? ;)
anonymous
 4 years ago
" @agentx5: No, you both are 6ππ/3. It's true." " @Ishaan94: you can't express pi as rational, i am pretty sure my age is rational " True or False, does 6\(\pi\)\(\frac{\pi}{3}\) lie on the interval between 17 and 18? ;)

This Question is Closed

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0my age is fixed fraction. just because 3<pi<4, doesn't make pi someone's age

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ah but if you're measuring time, or any measurement, do you not cross over that point that represents the irrational at some point?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What says age can be expressed irrationally?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0In fact... Example: http://www.piday.org/

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it will but like i said i am pretty sure my age is fixed fraction and not pi atm.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Why do you not celebrate tau day, too?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i don't even celebrate pi day :( i am not a true mathematician :(

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You are right! Idiotic stuff...

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1342549899638:dw I agree your age isn't \(\pi\) yrs., that would make you 3.1415... yrs. old :D In fact I don't know what you age is, I just am making a mathematics debate in contention that the units don't restrict the numeric value to a integer or repeated decimal. \[\pi \in \mathbb{R}\], agreed?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Tau day is good, get rid of all them irritating 2's.....

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0/me agrees with @estudier

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Now if we can just have something to get rid of minus signs.....

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0But nobody needs tau day or pi day!

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0depends how do you count age? agentx

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i don't think you will have something really irrational unless you start considering the tiniest unit of time. like the golden ratio.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0a good irrational = golden ratio not the unit of time lol i worded my sentence wrong

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1342550379457:dw \(\sqrt{2}\) is also irrational is it not? ;)

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0prove it to me in fraction

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You can't it's irrational. But it does have a value that is real. As long as it's real it can be applied to units with no problem, be it meter, kilograms, mols, MeV, # of particles, or yes even unit of time such as seconds, minutes, hours, days, weeks, months, years, and epochs.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0In short, you don't have to have a fixed fraction to have a value that is real.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no that's not what i was trying to imply

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0how do you count age? if you are only considering months and years, you will get fractions.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.06\(\pi\)\(\frac{\pi}{3}\) yrs. \(\approx\) 18.849555921.047197551 yrs. \(\approx\) 17.80235837 yrs. Converting: there are 365.25 days per year there are 24 hours in a day there are 60 minutes in an hour there are 60 seconds in a minute Each time you write as subunits you write as a mixed fraction and the remainder become the next part. Eventually you'd end up with a number of years, days into that year, hour of the day, minute of the hour, and down to the second of the minute. But so what? :) ( yes I realize this is a more nonserious discussion, but I believe I have a valid point here. Maybe @myininaya can settle the definition debate if she's got time and needs a break from the regular routines)

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okay, it's a fact that my age will definitely be irrational at some instance of time. but you can't prove my age to be irrational as of now, can you?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0True that, and it appears you got my point finally :D I have no idea of you age and therefore I cannot prove you are irrationally aged. (like cheese)
Ask your own question
Sign UpFind more explanations on OpenStudy
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.