ERIC Number: ED175694
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1967
Reference Count: N/A
Reprint Series: Computation of Pi. RS-7.
Schaaf, William L., Ed.
This is one in a series of SMSG supplementary and enrichment pamphlets for high school students. This series makes available expository articles which appeared in a variety of mathematical periodicals. Topics covered include: (1) the latest about pi; (2) a series useful in the computation of pi; (3) an ENIAC determination of pi and e to more than 2,000 decimal places; (4) the evolution of extended decimal approximations to pi; and (5) the calculation of pi to 100,265 decimal places. (MP)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Stanford Univ., CA. School Mathematics Study Group.