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Pi problem (Posted on 2002-12-11) Difficulty: 5 of 5
Prove that 'pi' is irrational.

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a lot of people wasting time | Comment 5 of 14 |
(In reply to The solution if people would like to see it. by Cale Gibbard)

I actually thought that this was unprovable. I've heard all sorts of times about people who are trying to find the pattern to pi, and while I understand that a patterned number can be irrational, it seemed to me more likely that someone had reason to believe that some hidden rationality had been found... I guess I just don't keep up with state of the art math gossip!
  Posted by Cory Taylor on 2002-12-12 03:51:26

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