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You wrote: "Using 256/81 shows that they used the diameter to relate to the circle"

Yes, they used the diameter to find the 'area of a circle'.
I believe problem 50 of the Rhind Mathematical Papyrus READS: A circular field has diameter 9 khet. What is its area?
The written solution says, subtract 1/9 of the diameter, which leaves 8 khet. The area is 8 multiplied by 8, or 64 setat.
It says nothing about 256/81! but does demonstrate the formula of ((8/9)d)^2 for finding the area of a circle. So nothing about pi in any manner shape or form

Surface area of a hemisphere:
Problem #10 Moscow Mathematical Papyrus READS: You are given a basket with a mouth of 4 1/2. What is its surface? Take 1/9 of 9 (since) the basket is half an egg-shell. You get 1. Calculate the remainder which is 8. Calculate 1/9 of 8. You get 2/3 + 1/6 + 1/18. Find the remainder of this 8 after subtracting 2/3 + 1/6 + 1/18. You get 7 + 1/9. Multiply 7 + 1/9 by 4 + 1/2. You get 32. Behold this is its area. You have found it correctly.

Where does this Ancient Egyptian calculation for finding a hemisphere say any thing about the value of 256/81 as the value of pi you have arbitrarily assigned to the Ancient Egyptians?

You wrote: And at the GP pi squared = 9.87654321.

Yet another willfully ignorant mathematically manufactured a myth.

Jacob

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The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 3171 DavidK 11-Jan-18 10:02
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 421 molder 11-Jan-18 11:09
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 433 DavidK 11-Jan-18 12:03
Jim Wakefield's Egyptian Pi. 426 DavidK 01-Feb-18 23:58
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 264 DavidK 14-Nov-18 08:34
23040 203 DavidK 22-Nov-18 21:54
Re: 23040 216 molder 22-Nov-18 22:45
Re: 23040 201 Sirfiroth 23-Nov-18 00:38
Re: 23040 203 molder 23-Nov-18 02:43
Re: 23040 200 Sirfiroth 23-Nov-18 13:36
Re: 23040 245 Manu 23-Nov-18 18:46
Re: 23040 219 molder 23-Nov-18 22:44
Re: 23040 218 Manu 23-Nov-18 23:10
Re: 23040 210 DavidK 24-Nov-18 00:11
Re: 23040 200 molder 24-Nov-18 01:30
Re: 23040 212 molder 24-Nov-18 03:14
Re: 23040 238 Manu 24-Nov-18 04:47
Re: 23040 210 DavidK 24-Nov-18 10:02
Re: 23040 225 molder 24-Nov-18 11:04
Re: 23040 226 Manu 24-Nov-18 15:01
Re: 23040 199 Sirfiroth 24-Nov-18 17:16
Re: 23040 204 Manu 24-Nov-18 19:45
Re: 23040 217 DavidK 24-Nov-18 21:08
Re: 23040 212 Manu 24-Nov-18 22:13
Re: 23040 211 DavidK 25-Nov-18 23:36
Earth combined in sphere & octahedron 228 hendrik dirker 27-Nov-18 12:10
some thoughts 216 hendrik dirker 29-Nov-18 16:56
an anecdote 192 hendrik dirker 01-Dec-18 10:42
Re: Earth combined in sphere & octahedron 219 Sirfiroth 29-Nov-18 22:03
Re: Earth combined in sphere & octahedron 233 hendrik dirker 30-Nov-18 07:33
Re: More than one value for pi used 204 molder 24-Nov-18 23:37
Re: More than one value for pi used 216 Manu 25-Nov-18 18:56
Re: More than one value for pi used 207 DavidK 25-Nov-18 23:12
Re: More than one value for pi used 177 Manu 26-Nov-18 14:33
Re: More than one value for pi used 175 DavidK 27-Nov-18 10:08
Re: More than one value for pi used 191 Manu 27-Nov-18 11:15
Re: More than one value for pi used 175 molder 27-Nov-18 22:41
Re: More than one value for pi used 180 Manu 27-Nov-18 23:12
Re: More than one value for pi used 170 DavidK 27-Nov-18 23:35
Re: More than one value for pi used 178 Manu 27-Nov-18 23:50
Re: Holes in Grand Gallery ramps 212 M. J. Thomas 28-Nov-18 11:28
Re: Holes in Grand Gallery ramps 181 molder 01-Dec-18 12:55
Re: More than one value for pi used 176 molder 26-Nov-18 11:47
Re: More than one value for pi used 182 Manu 26-Nov-18 12:11
Earth depicted in the sky 253 hendrik dirker 24-Nov-18 17:28
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 192 molder 24-Nov-18 23:21
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 230 DavidK 25-Nov-18 08:35
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 21600 flagged 186 DavidK 26-Nov-18 11:31
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 21600 flagged 234 hendrik dirker 26-Nov-18 17:23
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 21600 flagged 180 DavidK 27-Nov-18 10:42
I dunno 191 hendrik dirker 29-Nov-18 16:22
Re: 23040 222 Sirfiroth 23-Nov-18 00:41
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 221 DavidK 23-Nov-18 09:53
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 173 Sirfiroth 26-Nov-18 14:06
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 189 DavidK 26-Nov-18 15:24
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 189 Sirfiroth 26-Nov-18 21:13
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 173 DavidK 27-Nov-18 09:16
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 221 Sirfiroth 28-Nov-18 01:10
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 186 DavidK 28-Nov-18 11:39
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 195 Manu 28-Nov-18 14:25
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 188 DavidK 28-Nov-18 16:14
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 184 Manu 28-Nov-18 17:20
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 180 Sirfiroth 30-Nov-18 00:52
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 179 Manu 30-Nov-18 02:12
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 181 Sirfiroth 28-Nov-18 17:04
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 184 DavidK 28-Nov-18 20:02
Really loving Jim's 23040 and root 5 223 DavidK 23-Nov-18 16:29
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 393 DavidK 19-Mar-18 09:43
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 361 DavidK 08-May-18 10:31
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 283 DavidK 12-Nov-18 17:14
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 204 DavidK 28-Nov-18 20:25
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 191 hendrik dirker 29-Nov-18 17:12
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 210 DavidK 30-Nov-18 15:28
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 207 Sirfiroth 30-Nov-18 16:52
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 195 molder 30-Nov-18 22:22
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 207 DavidK 30-Nov-18 22:45
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge 221 hendrik dirker 01-Dec-18 08:13
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 210 DavidK 01-Dec-18 10:49
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 183 molder 01-Dec-18 12:28
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 191 Sirfiroth 01-Dec-18 14:25
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 207 rodz111 01-Dec-18 18:36
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 192 DavidK 01-Dec-18 20:53
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 195 Sirfiroth 02-Dec-18 20:09
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 175 DavidK 02-Dec-18 22:55
Really that dense? 186 Sirfiroth 03-Dec-18 02:29
Re: Really that dense? 183 rodz111 03-Dec-18 03:40
Re: Really that dense? 183 Sirfiroth 03-Dec-18 14:37
Re: Really that dense? 185 rodz111 04-Dec-18 03:43
Re: Really that dense? 207 Sirfiroth 04-Dec-18 05:06
Re: Really that dense? 166 DavidK 04-Dec-18 10:13
Re: Really that dense? 175 Sirfiroth 04-Dec-18 15:01
Re: Really that dense? 168 DavidK 04-Dec-18 16:17
Re: Really that dense? 185 molder 04-Dec-18 10:27
Re: Really that dense? 181 DavidK 04-Dec-18 13:06
Re: Really that dense? 209 Sirfiroth 04-Dec-18 16:42
Re: Really that dense? 189 rodz111 04-Dec-18 21:38
Re: Really that dense? 175 Sirfiroth 04-Dec-18 23:38
Re: Really that dense? 187 DavidK 05-Dec-18 00:06
Re: Really that dense? 171 rodz111 05-Dec-18 16:32
Re: Really that dense? 169 rodz111 09-Dec-18 04:17
Re: Really that dense? 224 DavidK 03-Dec-18 09:19
Re:Egyptian value for pi in GP 209 molder 05-Dec-18 21:40
Re: Re:Egyptian value for pi in GP 206 DavidK 05-Dec-18 23:01
Re: Re:Egyptian value for pi in GP 227 cloister 05-Dec-18 23:38
uhmm... every day? 182 hendrik dirker 06-Dec-18 06:42
Re: uhmmm... every day? 185 cloister 06-Dec-18 08:37
Re: uhmmm... every day? 200 hendrik dirker 06-Dec-18 09:06
Re: uhmmm... every day? 188 cloister 06-Dec-18 11:25
Re: Re:Egyptian value for pi in GP 219 DavidK 06-Dec-18 10:04
Quite Simply! 205 Sirfiroth 06-Dec-18 13:55
Re: Quite Simply! 209 DUNE 07-Dec-18 11:24
Great Assumption! 203 Sirfiroth 07-Dec-18 14:44
Re: Great Assumption! 194 DUNE 07-Dec-18 16:49
Re: Great Assumption! 213 Sirfiroth 07-Dec-18 17:52
Re: Great Assumption! 180 Thanos5150 08-Dec-18 02:28
Re: Great Assumption! 164 DUNE 08-Dec-18 09:05
Re: Great Assumption! 185 Thanos5150 08-Dec-18 15:57
Re: Great Assumption! 187 DUNE 08-Dec-18 17:51
Re: Quite Simply! 201 DavidK 07-Dec-18 14:57
Re: Quite Simply! 191 DavidK 07-Dec-18 20:27
Re: Quite Simply! 182 DUNE 07-Dec-18 22:26
Re: Quite Simply! 207 DavidK 07-Dec-18 22:37
a load of numbers under scrtutiny 249 hendrik dirker 12-Dec-18 13:30
Papyrus of Pffft.... 221 cloister 12-Dec-18 16:01
Re: Papyrus of Pffft.... 188 hendrik dirker 14-Dec-18 12:16
Re: Papyrus of Pffft.... 178 cloister 14-Dec-18 14:52
Re: Papyrus of Pffft.... 184 Dr. Troglodyte 14-Dec-18 15:30
Re: Papyrus of Pffft.... 177 hendrik dirker 15-Dec-18 06:50
Re: Papyrus of Pffft.... 202 DavidK 15-Dec-18 15:31
Re: Papyrus of Pffft.... 203 cloister 15-Dec-18 21:27
Re: Papyrus of Pffft or the pre-Columbian cultures 192 rodz111 15-Dec-18 08:54
Re: Papyrus of Pffft or the pre-Columbian cultures 196 molder 18-Dec-18 22:18
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 215 DavidK 12-Dec-18 20:16
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 204 DUNE 12-Dec-18 21:51
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 210 cloister 12-Dec-18 22:59
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 189 gjb 13-Dec-18 01:53
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 217 DavidK 13-Dec-18 10:35
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 177 cloister 13-Dec-18 12:22
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 166 DavidK 13-Dec-18 12:39
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 169 cloister 13-Dec-18 13:04
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 198 gjb 13-Dec-18 12:54
440 & 280 216 hendrik dirker 13-Dec-18 06:51
Re: 440 & 280 182 hendrik dirker 21-Dec-18 11:51
Re:-Stop the World for a word... 211 rodz111 13-Dec-18 19:57
Re: Re:-Stop the World for a word... 215 hendrik dirker 14-Dec-18 06:04
Re: Re:Babylonian value for pi in GP 195 molder 08-Dec-18 05:10
Re: Re:Babylonian value for pi in GP 244 DavidK 08-Dec-18 09:15
Re: Re:Babylonian value for pi in GP 226 DUNE 08-Dec-18 15:31
Re: Re:Babylonian value for pi in GP 246 DavidK 09-Dec-18 09:53
Link to 277.777r at the GP 158 DavidK 25-Feb-19 19:37
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 165 DavidK 04-Mar-19 21:42
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP and 1111.1111r 105 DavidK 22-Mar-19 20:58
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 115 rodz111 23-Mar-19 02:27
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 133 DavidK 23-Mar-19 14:44
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 104 rodz111 24-Mar-19 09:28
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 135 Thanos5150 23-Mar-19 15:03
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 130 rodz111 24-Mar-19 01:56
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 125 Thanos5150 24-Mar-19 03:32
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 100 rodz111 24-Mar-19 06:14
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 119 DavidK 24-Mar-19 13:35
closed or open mind- how to get kicked off a closed mind websire 94 DavidK 24-Mar-19 16:33
Re: closed or open mind- how to get kicked off a closed mind websire 97 rodz111 24-Mar-19 20:00
Re: closed or open mind- how to get kicked off a closed mind websire 108 DavidK 25-Mar-19 08:18
Stanton Drew 109 molder 27-Mar-19 22:14
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 98 DavidK 28-Mar-19 07:37
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 85 molder 29-Mar-19 10:33
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 95 DUNE 29-Mar-19 11:16
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 113 DavidK 29-Mar-19 13:31
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 131 molder 29-Mar-19 20:48


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