Google Doodle on Pi Day – Fun Facts about the Day
Google Doodle on Pi Day – Celebrating the Mathematical Constant on 14th March every year with Pies and Maths
Google Doodle on Pi Day
Pi Day is celebrated on March 14th. Today is the 30th anniversary of the math-inspired holiday that Google has chosen to honor. Pi is a mathematical Constant. Pi Day was initially celebrated primarily in the US alone and over the years, the cultural phenomenon has spread throughout the world. Since The Value of Pi is 3.14, PI day is celebrated on 14th March every year. People all over the world eat Pie and meet discuss about the wonderful symbol that denotes 3.14
As many of you may know Pi is a Greek letter and is well known in mathematics and widely used in geometry and scientific calculations. The Value of Pi is 3.14. “π”=3.14. Pi represents the ratio of the circumference of a circle to the diameter. Pi is attributed to the Greek mathematician Archimedes, who lived in the third century BC. Mathematics adopted the symbol of “π” first time in the 18th century. The Welsh mathematician used the “π” symbol first time in 1706.
Pi is considered to be a mathematical constant, and it does not change by the size of the numbers it is used to equate. Pi Day was officially recognized in the US by the US congress in 2009, it is celebrated as both a culinary festival as well as a mathematical festival themed around Pi. It is a great day to socialize with friends, eat your favorite Pies and solve maths puzzles.
Fun Facts on Google Doodle on Pi Day:
- The Value of Pi can be found with mass and spring
- You can find the value of Pi using random numbers
- The area of a circle is pi times the radius squared and. This is half the circle with a radius of 1 such that it would have an area of pi/2/
- March 14th is also the birthday of Albert Einstein, the famous physicist.
The Pi Day was first celebrated in 1988 at the Exploratorium in California, US by Larry Shaw who only helped in Celebrating he day and not calculating Pi.
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