Pi Day is a collaboration of the Science, Mathematics, and Engineering Division and the Bailey Library.

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The circumference of a circle is not equal to the length of two diameters.

A circle's circumference divided by its diameter is the same for every circle. (It's pi, or 3.14) The value of π being the constant value 3.14159265358979.…

Source: Johnson, J. (2020). Pi (mathematics). *Salem Press Encyclopedia of Science*.

- Pi (π) in Nature, Art, and Culture by Marcel DanesiCall Number: QA484 .D36 2021ISBN: 9789004433373
- 100 Years of Math Milestones by Stephan Ramon Garcia; Steven J. MillerCall Number: QA27 .U5 G37 2019ISBN: 9781470436520Publication Date: 2019-07-30This book is an outgrowth of a collection of 100 problems chosen to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the undergraduate math honor society Pi Mu Epsilon. Each chapter describes a problem or event, the progress made, and connections to entries from other years or other parts of mathematics. In places, some knowledge of analysis or algebra, number theory or probability will be helpful. Put together, these problems will be appealing and accessible to energetic and enthusiastic math majors and aficionados of all stripes.
- Phi, Pi, e, and I by David PerkinsCall Number: QA41 .P47 2018ISBN: 1470447991Publication Date: 2018-10-10
- How to Bake Pi by Eugenia ChengCall Number: QA9 .C4862 2015ISBN: 9780465051717
- Pi by Alfred S. Posamentier; Herbert A. Hauptman (Afterword by); Ingmar LehmannCall Number: QA484 .P67 2004ISBN: 1591022002

- Pi (mathematics)Pi (mathematics). By: Johnson, Jerry, Salem Press Encyclopedia of Science, 2020
- Some Ways to Get a Piece of Pi Day Action.Richardson, A., Ascione, J., & Barker, V. (2015). Some Ways to Get a Piece of Pi Day Action. Australian Mathematics Teacher, 71(3), 13–19.

- It Happened One Pi Day by Eric Schmidt (Editor, Produced by); Michelle Schmidt; Jasmine Schmidt (Editor); Mae Schmidt; Adam Schmidt; Alena Orlova (Illustrator)Call Number: QA484 .S36 2017 Children's LiteratureISBN: 9780999471012Publication Date: 2017-10-01
- Sir Cumference and the Dragon of Pi by Cindy Neuschwander; Wayne Geehan (Illustrator)Call Number: QA484 .N48 1999 Children's LiteratureISBN: 9781570911668Publication Date: 1999-01-01

- Pi Day | Celebrate Mathematics on March 14thMany activities to share.
- National Council of Teachers of MathematicsMany examples of Pi activities.
- TeachPiFor teachers who want to find or share ideas for Pi Day activities, learning, and entertainment.

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