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I will pick yokels apart, and with your own help:

LOL, Rhind Mathematical Papyrus problem # 50 What is the area of a circular field with a diameter of 9. The written solution states, subtract 1/9 of of the diameter which leaves 8 khet. The area is 8 multiplied by 8, or 64 setat.

and

As previously stated the value of 256/81 is our value extrapolated using our methods from RMP problem #50. According to all records, if and only if, 256/81 were known in Ancient Egypt...

IS OUR VALUE EXTRAPOLATED..

Let alone what I previously posted that you are responding to and not responding to...

Jacob...as I said, what we have to rely upon as what the ancients knew is not what they knew...it is a little bit of what they knew. Tell me...why did the ancient Greeks go to Alexandria and the surrounds to learn about math and astronomy if they could do so much better? The ancient Greeks were tremendous with delving into stuff...why go anywhere else?

Why did Pythagoras go to Egypt to discover the Pythagorean theorem of a right angled triangle if he could do it himself?

And on that note...the origin of 'pi'...do we ascribe the Greeks to that? Oh lmfao.

When did the Alexandria Library get destroyed?

Sheesh...Jacob, honestly, if you want to stay with a few papyri, you won't raise yourself to what math is all about and where it came from...you'll be stuck with children's math instead of university math. 8/9 and such is kid's stuff...that's why folk who keep investigating this stuff can't go anywhere above it. They are stuck in it...in a circle and a square that don't equate and they still try to make it equate.

Okay...extend yourself for a moment: the circle has 360deg, 60 minutes per degree, and 60 seconds per minute...and standing on a hill, you can see the horizon where an arc-second can have 50 or a 100 parts to it - depending on your eye sight. Let's say 100. You have turned 1,296,000 parts of the circle into 129,600,000 parts to the circle. How much better are you in defining a value for pi?

Gobekli Tepe defines an observatory that can define very small alignments because of the dimples on the T-bars and a little tear-dropped shaped figurine standing in those dimples - as found by Schmidt in his seasonal reports. A few figurines lets those playing there define seasonal and yearly locations of stars and the Sun and the Moon and planets upon the horizon. Astronomy is not just known at that time but extended according to who set the scene for that construction to be built. Someone knew something and let it out so Gobekli Tepe could be constructed with its pillars and associated figures upon those pillars.

You get to Giza and what the pyramids can show and there is a whole other ball-game going on.

Mate...I in no way whatsoever want to destroy your goal...as much as I am able to, I will offer things that get you to your goal. You want to be validated with all your work towards an understanding of something that has eluded so called 'brilliant minds'. And in saying that, I will offer up something I said a while back:

Well, it's close...

You don't know what someone can offer up in their ramblings that can make you go forward with your own work.

I am not rambling... I am investigating all manner of math associated with Khufu's pyramid...and the beams have one thing while other things have other things. I offered stuff about the beams and a few folk played with that...that;s called 'investigation' by minds and observations and trying to find some solutions.

Molder offered a few pi amounts to do with the pyramid and I responded to try and take it forward...I want folk to take things forward, because we are here, in this place, and investigating stuff. How would any of us feel that someone 'found something' and they did it here with the help of those in here?

It is a lot better than doing it somewhere else, isn't it?

If anyone and everyone can see us, what kind of character are we playing in our own story?

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Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 3194 Sirfiroth 06-Feb-18 03:26
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 548 drew 06-Feb-18 04:18
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 510 Sirfiroth 06-Feb-18 17:37
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 414 drew 06-Feb-18 23:32
Re: Pi or no Pi ???????????????? 474 Dr. Troglodyte 07-Feb-18 14:44
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 398 molder 08-Feb-18 05:09
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 398 Sirfiroth 08-Feb-18 06:43
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 399 DavidK 08-Feb-18 10:48
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 398 molder 08-Feb-18 11:56
linking egyptian Pi to imperial Pi 336 DavidK 08-Feb-18 15:10
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 338 DavidK 08-Feb-18 13:58
cubit of 20.25? 305 DavidK 08-Feb-18 14:12
where does Fibonacci Pi come from? 338 DavidK 08-Feb-18 14:49
Re: cubit of 20.25? 396 Sirfiroth 08-Feb-18 15:08
Re: cubit of 20.25? 354 DavidK 08-Feb-18 15:15
Re: cubit of 20.25? 355 molder 09-Feb-18 03:58
Mod Note > Off-Topic Posts 374 Dr. Troglodyte 09-Feb-18 16:38
Re: cubit of 20.25? 517 Sirfiroth 09-Feb-18 21:02
Oh...what a shame... 386 drew 09-Feb-18 00:33
Re: Oh...what a shame... 387 Sirfiroth 09-Feb-18 04:47
Re: Oh...what a shame... 407 drew 09-Feb-18 06:02
Re: Oh...what a shame... 410 Sirfiroth 09-Feb-18 13:28
Re: Oh...what a shame... 395 DavidK 22-Jun-18 05:58
Re: Oh...what a shame... 332 drew 22-Jun-18 09:54
Re: Oh...what a shame... 411 Sirfiroth 22-Jun-18 13:32
Re: Oh...what a shame... 488 drew 22-Jun-18 22:27
Re: Oh...what a shame... 360 Sirfiroth 23-Jun-18 01:48
Re: well put 332 drew 23-Jun-18 08:08
To put it bluntly! 373 Sirfiroth 23-Jun-18 12:40
Re: well put 352 Manu 23-Jun-18 18:33
Re: extensions of numbers 307 drew 24-Jun-18 00:40
Re: extensions of numbers 363 Sirfiroth 24-Jun-18 04:50
Re: extensions of numbers 318 drew 24-Jun-18 08:36
Re: extensions of numbers 309 Sirfiroth 24-Jun-18 12:22
Re: extensions of numbers 312 drew 24-Jun-18 20:53
Re: extensions of numbers 312 Sirfiroth 25-Jun-18 16:06
Re: extensions of numbers 289 DavidK 25-Jun-18 16:13
Re: extensions of numbers 296 Sirfiroth 25-Jun-18 16:46
the primitive calculator 293 drew 25-Jun-18 23:23
Re: the primitive calculator 349 Sirfiroth 26-Jun-18 02:24
Re: the primitive calculator 280 drew 26-Jun-18 07:06
Mod Note > Duplicate Post Removed 346 Dr. Troglodyte 26-Jun-18 12:45
Newton's problem solved(the relation between the Roman foot and the Egyptian foot ) 348 rodz111 26-Jun-18 13:55
Re: Newton's problem solved(the relation between the Roman foot and the Egyptian foot ) 248 drew 27-Jun-18 05:18
Re: the primitive calculator 322 Sirfiroth 26-Jun-18 17:00
Re: the primitive calculator 313 drew 27-Jun-18 00:01
Re: the primitive calculator 309 Sirfiroth 27-Jun-18 00:18
Re: the primitive calculator 283 drew 27-Jun-18 01:56
Re: well put 271 cloister 24-Jun-18 09:43
Re: well put 312 Manu 24-Jun-18 12:59
Re: well put 297 cloister 24-Jun-18 18:14
Re: well put 356 cloister 29-Jun-18 08:48
Re: well put 286 drew 27-Jun-18 05:11
Re: Oh...what a shame... 352 Sirfiroth 22-Jun-18 12:21
Re: Oh...what a shame... 381 molder 23-Jun-18 00:24
Re: Oh...what a shame... 362 DavidK 23-Jun-18 21:06
Re: Oh...what a shame... 320 DavidK 24-Jun-18 07:41
Understanding the differences! 319 Sirfiroth 24-Jun-18 12:50
No pie for jacob 358 DavidK 24-Jun-18 08:54
Re: No pie for jacob 297 Sirfiroth 25-Jun-18 16:44
Re: No pie for jacob 323 DavidK 25-Jun-18 20:21
Re: No pie for jacob 327 Sirfiroth 25-Jun-18 23:19
Re: 5 values for pi in GP here are 3 284 molder 26-Jun-18 00:51
Re: what value for pi? 287 drew 26-Jun-18 14:11
Re: what value for pi? 331 molder 26-Jun-18 21:30
Re: what value for pi? 285 drew 26-Jun-18 23:42
Re: 5 values for pi in GP here are 3 274 Sirfiroth 26-Jun-18 14:55
Re: 5 values for pi in GP here are 3 328 molder 26-Jun-18 21:18
Re: No pie for jacob 325 DavidK 26-Jun-18 10:34
Re: No pie for jacob 284 Sirfiroth 26-Jun-18 15:02
Re: No pie for jacob 284 DavidK 26-Jun-18 16:46
Re: No pie for jacob 292 Sirfiroth 26-Jun-18 17:12
Re: No pie for jacob 319 DavidK 26-Jun-18 18:58
Re: No pie for jacob 331 Sirfiroth 26-Jun-18 22:59
Re: No pie for jacob 280 DUNE 26-Jun-18 19:52
Re: No pie for jacob 284 DavidK 26-Jun-18 21:18
Re: No pie for jacob 284 Sirfiroth 26-Jun-18 23:10
Hard evidence for base 100 using egyptian maths 296 DavidK 27-Jun-18 05:37
Re: Hard evidence for base 100 using egyptian maths 322 drew 27-Jun-18 06:16
Re: Hard evidence for base 100 using egyptian maths 295 DavidK 27-Jun-18 10:25
Re: Hard evidence for base 100 using egyptian maths 309 drew 27-Jun-18 21:18
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 351 rodz111 25-Jun-18 17:48
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 326 Sirfiroth 25-Jun-18 19:54
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 295 rodz111 26-Jun-18 03:13
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 317 molder 26-Jun-18 03:19
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 313 rodz111 26-Jun-18 03:30
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 308 molder 26-Jun-18 21:52
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 360 rodz111 28-Jun-18 07:44
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 305 drew 28-Jun-18 09:56
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 336 rodz111 28-Jun-18 11:09
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 323 drew 28-Jun-18 17:13
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 339 DavidK 28-Jun-18 20:00
Tripping over museum rods 336 drew 28-Jun-18 23:52
Museum rods 302 drew 29-Jun-18 00:20
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 326 rodz111 29-Jun-18 00:37
You're as much as a complainer as anyone but you're not... 317 drew 29-Jun-18 01:24
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 387 rodz111 30-Jun-18 01:21
You down and dirty so-n-so 321 drew 27-Jun-18 05:29
Re: You down and dirty so-n-so 270 Sirfiroth 27-Jun-18 08:17
Re: You down and dirty so-n-so 263 drew 27-Jun-18 09:49
Re: You down and dirty so-n-so 400 Sirfiroth 27-Jun-18 17:12
The math or the pyramid? 338 drew 27-Jun-18 20:46
Re: You down and dirty so-n-so 256 DavidK 17-Jul-18 23:04
Re: You down and dirty so-n-so 280 Sirfiroth 17-Jul-18 23:16
Re: You down and dirty so-n-so 273 DavidK 17-Jul-18 23:20
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 381 spaceyhippie 19-Jul-18 10:32
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 296 molder 19-Jul-18 11:21
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 343 Sirfiroth 19-Jul-18 12:05
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 466 spaceyhippie 19-Jul-18 23:57
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 324 DavidK 20-Jul-18 08:20
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 376 spaceyhippie 20-Jul-18 21:58
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 258 DavidK 22-Jul-18 09:41
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 362 spaceyhippie 23-Jul-18 02:15
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 296 DavidK 23-Jul-18 08:09
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 317 Sirfiroth 23-Jul-18 13:49
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 291 DavidK 23-Jul-18 22:23
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 440 Sirfiroth 23-Jul-18 23:52
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 309 DavidK 24-Jul-18 09:11
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 257 Sirfiroth 24-Jul-18 13:11
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 248 DavidK 27-Jul-18 06:13
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 286 Sirfiroth 27-Jul-18 15:45
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 348 spaceyhippie 24-Jul-18 02:44
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 354 DavidK 24-Jul-18 17:10
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 408 spaceyhippie 27-Jul-18 00:51
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 318 spaceyhippie 27-Jul-18 14:36
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 439 spaceyhippie 29-Jul-18 11:01
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 317 DavidK 06-Aug-18 19:15
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 293 DavidK 07-Aug-18 05:16
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 297 spaceyhippie 08-Aug-18 09:20
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 302 DavidK 08-Aug-18 09:39
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 333 spaceyhippie 09-Aug-18 02:32
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 360 DavidK 09-Aug-18 08:00
ROTFLMAO! 254 Sirfiroth 09-Aug-18 13:22
Re: ROTFLMAO! 259 DavidK 09-Aug-18 14:12
Re: ROTFLMAO! 307 Sirfiroth 09-Aug-18 14:28
Re: ROTFLMAO! 247 DavidK 09-Aug-18 14:49
Re: ROTFLMAO! 253 Sirfiroth 09-Aug-18 15:03
Re: ROTFLMAO! 268 DavidK 09-Aug-18 21:39
Re: ROTFLMAO! 292 Sirfiroth 10-Aug-18 02:06
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 308 spaceyhippie 09-Aug-18 20:40
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 362 DavidK 10-Aug-18 07:59
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 370 Steve Clayton 12-Aug-18 18:16
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 153 DavidK 27-Dec-19 23:13
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 140 Sirfiroth 28-Dec-19 03:46
Pi. All Pi. All The Time. 154 thinkitover 28-Dec-19 04:59
Re: Pi. All Pi. All The Time. 128 molder 28-Dec-19 10:35
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 127 DavidK 28-Dec-19 10:20
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 137 Sirfiroth 28-Dec-19 15:13
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 150 Thanos5150 28-Dec-19 16:30
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 145 thinkitover 28-Dec-19 21:49
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 143 Thanos5150 29-Dec-19 04:35
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 134 Sirfiroth 29-Dec-19 02:17
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 137 molder 29-Dec-19 04:14
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 131 Sirfiroth 29-Dec-19 12:51
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 129 molder 29-Dec-19 22:31
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 122 Sirfiroth 30-Dec-19 14:11
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 170 magisterchessmutt 30-Dec-19 15:16
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 128 Sirfiroth 31-Dec-19 03:33
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 174 magisterchessmutt 31-Dec-19 04:33
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 146 Sirfiroth 31-Dec-19 15:04
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 155 spaceyhippie 31-Dec-19 23:37
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 147 Thanos5150 29-Dec-19 04:29
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 134 DavidK 29-Dec-19 09:32
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 136 Sirfiroth 29-Dec-19 14:09
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 137 spaceyhippie 01-Jan-20 23:18
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 151 Sirfiroth 02-Jan-20 01:33
Pi vs Pudding 141 thinkitover 02-Jan-20 21:45
Re: Pi vs Pudding 133 spaceyhippie 03-Jan-20 00:06
Re: Pi vs Pudding 149 seasmith 03-Jan-20 00:24
Re: Pi vs Pudding 132 spaceyhippie 07-Jan-20 23:06
Re: Pi vs Pudding 176 seasmith 08-Jan-20 02:54
Re: Pi vs Pudding 140 Sirfiroth 03-Jan-20 03:36
Re: Pi vs Pudding 140 molder 03-Jan-20 06:56
Re: Pi vs Pudding 142 Sirfiroth 03-Jan-20 18:25
Re: Pi vs Pudding 135 spaceyhippie 04-Jan-20 00:02
LOL, now that was hilarious ! 133 Sirfiroth 04-Jan-20 05:51
Re: LOL, now that was hilarious ! 175 hendrik dirker 04-Jan-20 09:32
Re: LOL, now that was hilarious ! 124 spaceyhippie 04-Jan-20 23:37
Re: LOL, now that was hilarious ! 132 spaceyhippie 04-Jan-20 23:39
Re: Pi vs Pudding 152 molder 04-Jan-20 11:03
Re: Pi vs Pudding 142 Sirfiroth 05-Jan-20 20:11
Re: Pi vs Pudding 133 molder 06-Jan-20 02:55
Re: Pi vs Pudding 165 magisterchessmutt 06-Jan-20 02:58
Re: Pi vs Pudding 126 molder 06-Jan-20 05:26
Re: Pi vs Pudding 131 spaceyhippie 07-Jan-20 01:32
Re: Pi vs Pudding 120 DavidK 07-Jan-20 02:02
Re: Pi vs Pudding 135 thinkitover 06-Jan-20 06:13
Re: Pi vs Pudding 149 Sirfiroth 07-Jan-20 02:18
Re: Pi vs Pudding 118 DavidK 07-Jan-20 14:25
Re: Pi vs Pudding 131 Sirfiroth 07-Jan-20 15:16
Re: Pi vs Pudding 129 DavidK 07-Jan-20 19:03
Re: Pi vs Pudding 124 Sirfiroth 07-Jan-20 20:08
Re: Pi vs Pudding 123 DavidK 07-Jan-20 20:11
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 152 DavidK 28-Dec-19 11:21
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 147 engbren 28-Dec-19 12:34
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 147 Sirfiroth 28-Dec-19 15:55
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 135 engbren 29-Dec-19 01:14
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 134 Sirfiroth 30-Dec-19 16:52
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 136 engbren 30-Dec-19 22:23
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 193 magisterchessmutt 30-Dec-19 23:24
Re: Pi or no Pi ?????????????? 159 engbren 31-Dec-19 11:31
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