Introduction: How to Learn the First 100 Digits of Pi

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In this Instructable, you will use the Major Method to learn the first 100 digits of Pi.

Step 1: Decide You Want to Learn the First 100 Digits of Pi

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Step 2: Choose a Method- We Will Use the Major System

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Step 3: Create Words With the Sounds That Correspond to the Digits of Pi

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Step 4: Continue This Process, Creating Sentences With About 20 Digits at a Time

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Step 5: We Now Have Five Sentences That Correspond to the First 100 Digits of Pi

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Step 6: Congratulations- You Now Know a Method That Is Sure to Impress!

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Comments

MikeB22 (author)2015-03-23

Very nice graphics, Mary Beth. Looks rather professional.....I'm sure there is a way to use this system to remember the groceries when I forget the list....Hm.....what numbers would I use for the broccoli.....Mike B. or 28193815?

Kiteman (author)2015-03-22

Never mind Pi, tell us how you created those images!

Mary BethB1 (author)Kiteman2015-03-22

I used GoAnimate For Schools to create the images.

Iron_Anvil (author)2015-03-22

Very interesting. I wonder if similar methods could also be used for increasing general memory? Anyways thanks for sharing!

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Bio: Mary Beth is a middle school math teacher in Putney, Vermont. Besides contemplating Pi and eating pie, she likes to do just about anything outdoors ... More »
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