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    value of pi

    dear friends...

    Would be kind enought to confirm if the following statement is correct both gramatically and mathematically?

    The value of pi to 5 decimal places is/equals 3.14159.

    Thank you.

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    #2

    Re: value of pi

    • The value of Pi to 5 decimal places is 3.14159.

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    Re: value of pi

    Quote Originally Posted by marciobarbalho View Post
    dear friends...

    Would be kind enought to confirm if the following statement is correct both gramatically and mathematically?

    The value of pi to 5 decimal places is/equals 3.14159.

    Thank you.
    I think this should be right...

    The value of pi upto 5 decimal places equals to 3.14159...

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    Re: value of pi

    Quote Originally Posted by anupumh View Post
    I think this should be right...

    The value of pi upto 5 decimal places equals to 3.14159...
    Should "pi" be capitalized, and isn't "upto" two words, not one? As for "equals", what is the rationale?

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    Re: value of pi

    Quote Originally Posted by Soup View Post
    Should "pi" be capitalized, and isn't "upto" two words, not one? As for "equals", what is the rationale?
    One can write "pi" as "Pi", mostly the symbol is used π

    How would write this in a sentence "pi = 3.141592"?

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    Re: value of pi

    Quote Originally Posted by anupumh View Post
    One can write "pi" as "Pi", mostly the symbol is used π

    How would write this in a sentence "pi = 3.141592"?
    I see, yes, but isn't the subject the value of Pi?

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    Re: value of pi

    Quote Originally Posted by Soup View Post
    I see, yes, but isn't the subject the value of Pi?
    I dont see anything wrong with the usage of "is" as well..

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    Quote Originally Posted by anupumh View Post
    I dont see anything wrong with the usage of "is" as well..
    Nice play. Thank you.

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    #9

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    Quote Originally Posted by Soup View Post
    Nice play. Thank you.
    Play?????

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    Quote Originally Posted by anupumh View Post
    Play?????
    Play as in a skilled move.

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