Happy Pi Day 2016 Facts Special: A typical and unique thing about the Pie Day is that all the math nerds circled the calendar. But, do you know how this year’s #PiDay is so special. Let’s us tell you. Such an occurrence happens only once in a century.
Did you get it? No. Today is March 14, or you can write 3/14. This day is observed to celebrate the mathematical constant pi.
Theoretically, it is the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter. Mostly, it is written as 3.14, but it’s an infinite figure beyond the decimal point. It starts with 3.141592653.
Happy Pi Day 2016
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Last time, it fell on March 14, 2015, or 3/14/15, the first five digits of the constant. That time, hardcore math fans devised precisely 9:26 am and 53 seconds to celebrate the day. But, this time, there is a bigger reason to celebrate it. This year, the math experts are calling it a ‘Rounded Pi Day.’
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After rounding pi to the ten-thousandth, what comes out is 3.1416 which matches to today’s date – March 14, 2016. One more special reason to celebrate 14th March is that it’s the 137th birthday of Albert Einstein.
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