Impress your Friends with Pi - 10/13/04 12:27 AM

What this country needs is either a good five cent cigar or a new mnemonic for the value of Pi.

Here is Pi to the first fifty decimal places...

**3. 14159 26535 89793 23846 26433 83279 50288 41971 69399 37510**

And here is the challange...

Create a mnemonic for pi to as many decimal places as you please by using the respective numbers as the number of letters in a word unit that makes sense in a sentence structure.

Confused? This is child's play. Here is an example from the book

**...**

*Pi: A Biography of the World's Most Mysterious Number*3. 1 4 1 5 9 2 6

May I have a large container of coffee?

Get it? The best Pi mnemonic from the book has digits for the first fourteen decimal places (3.14159265358979) and is...

"How I want a drink, alcoholic of course, after the heavy lectures involving quantum mechanics."

Sounds like fun, I'm off to see what I can construct. Goodnight.