Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Math Words- Feynman Point-Digits of Pi

The Feynman Point is the first place where six nines occur in the digits of pi.

The Feynman point occurs at digit 762.

  • It is named after Richard Feynman who was a brilliant American theoretical physicist
  • Pi is the circumference of a circle divided by the diameter
  • Pi is an irrational number, and goes on forever without repeating.
  • The symbol for pi equals  π
  • Pi Day is celebrated 3/14 at 1:59 PM

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