Pi Day 2020
Pi Day events in the Department of Mathematics at Kennesaw State University (KSU). The number Pi (π) is a mathematical constant and is always celebrated on March 14th. Happy Pi Day!
Monday, March 16, 2020 → Pi Day Talk
- Dr. Lyle Smith, Bryan college
- TITLE: An Exercise in Circular Reasoning
- TIME: 3:30-4:30pm, snacks beforehand
- LOCATION: Design Building I2, Auditorium 112
- ABSTRACT: This presentation is a fun survey of the sightings and usage of π. We will look at the historical development and some of the myriad applications where π can be found. We'll enjoy a few of the many popular cultural references and conclude with an examination of some of the ways π can be calculated.
Thu, March 19, 2020 → Calculus Bee
- The KSU chapter of the Mathematical Association of America will be hosting a Calculus Bee. We will have snacks and prizes for the winners. We are planning two games: one with Calc I questions (i.e. differentiation problems), the other with Calc II questions (i.e. integration problems).
- TIME/LOCATION: 2:00-4:00pm, room TBA
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