Do you know why today is called “Pi Day”? It’s because today’s date is 3.14. Get it? You need pi to calculate, um, things in math. Now I’ve tutored kids through learning how to calculate the circumference of a circle – but here’s my question – have you ever had to do it in real life? I can’t ever recall whipping out my pi knowledge outside of a classroom or tutoring situation.
On the other hand, PIE knowledge comes in handy all the time. Yum. Pie. Now we’re talking “¦
Discuss amongst yourselves.