# Calculating pi

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Calculating Pi with Darts

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Throw frozen hot dogs and figure out how tossing hot dogs will get you pi. Pretty cool, hands on activity for pi day!

Here's an entertaining video about calculating Pi with real pies. The three minute and fourteen second video explains Pi and how it can be calculated.

Calculating Pi with Darts Pi can be calculated using a random sample of darts thrown at a square and circle target. The problem with this method lies in attempting to throw "randomly." We explored different ways to overcome our errors. A million thanks to Derek Muller of Veritasium for his help with this video. http://youtube.com/veritasium. Also a huge thank you to Dan, Virginia, Lara and Cyrus for providing a yard. By: Physics Girl.

Let's Get Literal: Calculating Pi With Pies. Actual Pies : Krulwich Wonders... : NPR

Here's an entertaining video about calculating Pi with real pies. The three minute and fourteen second video explains Pi and how it can be calculated.

How to Calculate Pi by Throwing Frozen Hot Dogs: 8 steps (Happy Pi Day!) http://www.wikihow.com/Calculate-Pi-by-Throwing-Frozen-Hot-Dogs#

Happy Pi Day! Science Friday has a fun discussion of Babylonian and Egyptian scholars originally calculated pi, and a neat way to calculate ...

Calculate Pi with Monte-Carlo-method - JSXGraph Wiki