# Why is it 3.142857143.....?

By chakry

@chakry (5)

India

January 19, 2007 4:59am CST

Do you identify the decimal number 3.142857143 ?
Its the geometrical constant pi.We do come across this in our geometry.Pi is the ratio of the circumference and diameter of a circle.It was first discovered by Archimedes of Syracuse.He stated the boundaries of pi: 231/71

2 responses

@sehgalskapil (1333)

• India

20 Jan 07

sooooooryyyyyyy....not interested nd not even gud in mathematics related problems....bt read very carefully.