On the next Caribou Contest, there will be a question about Blaise Pascal, the French mathematician for whom Pascal's Triangle is named. Pascal was not the first to discover the triangle, as it was known in ancient China. Regardless, it is full of lots of interesting patterns!
Monday, 4 March 2019
Pi Day is coming up on March 14 (3/14)! Here are some fun videos about Pi:
Raytheon Pi Day Video:
Calculating Pi Using Pies (3 min)
Mile of Pi (6 min)
How Pi was Nearly Changed to 3.2 (5 min)
Pi and Buffon’s Matches (6 min)