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I guess all here know I have been plugging the Indus Valley measure 13.2 inches to be included in the design of the pyramids at Giza.

The height of the pyramid 280 Royal cubits of 20.625 inches = 481.25 imperial feet = 437.5 Indus Valley feet.

Now 437.5 may look odd but in the present imperial system of measure 16 drams or 437.5 grains = 1 ounce and 16 ounces or 7000 grains = 1 pound.

So the height of the pyramid 437.5 Indus feet or 7000 digits as there are 16 digits to a foot sits well with the concept of 22/7. The base of the pyramid 440 Royal cubits 756.25 imperial feet and 687.5 Indus feet or 11000 digits.

Now the Babylonian value for pi 3 1/8th or 3.125.

Height of pyramid 280 RC X 3.125 = 875 / 2 = 437.5
Base of pyramid 440 RC X 3.125 = 1375 / 2 = 687.5

Now if the Babylonian value for pi 3.125 the Egyptian value 3.1604 for pi 22/7 and Fibonacci's value 3.141818181 are being used at Giza then others may be as well. Dune has demonstrated 3.1416.

By the way just to be clear my extension of the Egyptian value from area to circumference by repeating the process is my copyright. 4 / 9 x 8 = 3.5555 / 9 x 8 = 3.160493827 is not mentioned in the problems Jacob has raised and so I am claiming copyright.

The above process is what is known as 'squaring a circle' however it is by no means close to the real pi. A much closer example of this I published some years ago. I thought about the Egyptian values 9 and 8 but decided they were not close enough so I took Petrie's advice and looked at 5's. It is the method that is the key.

Will elaborate next post.


Jim

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The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 3947 DavidK 11-Jan-18 10:02
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 630 molder 11-Jan-18 11:09
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 632 DavidK 11-Jan-18 12:03
Jim Wakefield's Egyptian Pi. 658 DavidK 01-Feb-18 23:58
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 472 DavidK 14-Nov-18 08:34
23040 375 DavidK 22-Nov-18 21:54
Re: 23040 409 molder 22-Nov-18 22:45
Re: 23040 370 Sirfiroth 23-Nov-18 00:38
Re: 23040 364 molder 23-Nov-18 02:43
Re: 23040 369 Sirfiroth 23-Nov-18 13:36
Re: 23040 425 Manu 23-Nov-18 18:46
Re: 23040 379 molder 23-Nov-18 22:44
Re: 23040 388 Manu 23-Nov-18 23:10
Re: 23040 392 DavidK 24-Nov-18 00:11
Re: 23040 377 molder 24-Nov-18 01:30
Re: 23040 385 molder 24-Nov-18 03:14
Re: 23040 446 Manu 24-Nov-18 04:47
Re: 23040 412 DavidK 24-Nov-18 10:02
Re: 23040 395 molder 24-Nov-18 11:04
Re: 23040 388 Manu 24-Nov-18 15:01
Re: 23040 412 Sirfiroth 24-Nov-18 17:16
Re: 23040 388 Manu 24-Nov-18 19:45
Re: 23040 389 DavidK 24-Nov-18 21:08
Re: 23040 393 Manu 24-Nov-18 22:13
Re: 23040 376 DavidK 25-Nov-18 23:36
Earth combined in sphere & octahedron 431 hendrik dirker 27-Nov-18 12:10
some thoughts 456 hendrik dirker 29-Nov-18 16:56
an anecdote 389 hendrik dirker 01-Dec-18 10:42
Re: Earth combined in sphere & octahedron 437 Sirfiroth 29-Nov-18 22:03
Re: Earth combined in sphere & octahedron 504 hendrik dirker 30-Nov-18 07:33
Re: More than one value for pi used 362 molder 24-Nov-18 23:37
Re: More than one value for pi used 384 Manu 25-Nov-18 18:56
Re: More than one value for pi used 394 DavidK 25-Nov-18 23:12
Re: More than one value for pi used 330 Manu 26-Nov-18 14:33
Re: More than one value for pi used 353 DavidK 27-Nov-18 10:08
Re: More than one value for pi used 342 Manu 27-Nov-18 11:15
Re: More than one value for pi used 344 molder 27-Nov-18 22:41
Re: More than one value for pi used 357 Manu 27-Nov-18 23:12
Re: More than one value for pi used 338 DavidK 27-Nov-18 23:35
Re: More than one value for pi used 320 Manu 27-Nov-18 23:50
Re: Holes in Grand Gallery ramps 443 M. J. Thomas 28-Nov-18 11:28
Re: Holes in Grand Gallery ramps 341 molder 01-Dec-18 12:55
Re: More than one value for pi used 327 molder 26-Nov-18 11:47
Re: More than one value for pi used 340 Manu 26-Nov-18 12:11
Re: 23040 139 DavidK 24-Dec-19 00:52
Re: 23040 158 Sirfiroth 26-Dec-19 14:30
Re: 23040 111 DavidK 27-Dec-19 19:05
Re: 23040 201 Sirfiroth 27-Dec-19 21:04
Earth depicted in the sky 448 hendrik dirker 24-Nov-18 17:28
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 339 molder 24-Nov-18 23:21
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 429 DavidK 25-Nov-18 08:35
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 21600 flagged 352 DavidK 26-Nov-18 11:31
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 21600 flagged 468 hendrik dirker 26-Nov-18 17:23
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 21600 flagged 334 DavidK 27-Nov-18 10:42
I dunno 375 hendrik dirker 29-Nov-18 16:22
Re: 23040 376 Sirfiroth 23-Nov-18 00:41
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 392 DavidK 23-Nov-18 09:53
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 323 Sirfiroth 26-Nov-18 14:06
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 362 DavidK 26-Nov-18 15:24
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 366 Sirfiroth 26-Nov-18 21:13
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 332 DavidK 27-Nov-18 09:16
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 471 Sirfiroth 28-Nov-18 01:10
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 347 DavidK 28-Nov-18 11:39
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 373 Manu 28-Nov-18 14:25
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 353 DavidK 28-Nov-18 16:14
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 351 Manu 28-Nov-18 17:20
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 336 Sirfiroth 30-Nov-18 00:52
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 371 Manu 30-Nov-18 02:12
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 344 Sirfiroth 28-Nov-18 17:04
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 350 DavidK 28-Nov-18 20:02
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 142 thinkitover 24-Dec-19 16:07
Really loving Jim's 23040 and root 5 397 DavidK 23-Nov-18 16:29
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 108 DavidK 27-Dec-19 19:17
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 577 DavidK 19-Mar-18 09:43
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 530 DavidK 08-May-18 10:31
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 467 DavidK 12-Nov-18 17:14
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 346 DavidK 28-Nov-18 20:25
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 370 hendrik dirker 29-Nov-18 17:12
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 483 DavidK 30-Nov-18 15:28
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 379 Sirfiroth 30-Nov-18 16:52
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 354 molder 30-Nov-18 22:22
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 386 DavidK 30-Nov-18 22:45
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge 419 hendrik dirker 01-Dec-18 08:13
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 380 DavidK 01-Dec-18 10:49
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 330 molder 01-Dec-18 12:28
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 350 Sirfiroth 01-Dec-18 14:25
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 494 rodz111 01-Dec-18 18:36
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 364 DavidK 01-Dec-18 20:53
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 395 Sirfiroth 02-Dec-18 20:09
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 332 DavidK 02-Dec-18 22:55
Really that dense? 330 Sirfiroth 03-Dec-18 02:29
Re: Really that dense? 337 rodz111 03-Dec-18 03:40
Re: Really that dense? 334 Sirfiroth 03-Dec-18 14:37
Re: Really that dense? 354 rodz111 04-Dec-18 03:43
Re: Really that dense? 393 Sirfiroth 04-Dec-18 05:06
Re: Really that dense? 347 DavidK 04-Dec-18 10:13
Re: Really that dense? 341 Sirfiroth 04-Dec-18 15:01
Re: Really that dense? 329 DavidK 04-Dec-18 16:17
Re: Really that dense? 346 molder 04-Dec-18 10:27
Re: Really that dense? 325 DavidK 04-Dec-18 13:06
Re: Really that dense? 394 Sirfiroth 04-Dec-18 16:42
Re: Really that dense? 355 rodz111 04-Dec-18 21:38
Re: Really that dense? 318 Sirfiroth 04-Dec-18 23:38
Re: Really that dense? 345 DavidK 05-Dec-18 00:06
Re: Really that dense? 320 rodz111 05-Dec-18 16:32
Re: Really that dense? 333 rodz111 09-Dec-18 04:17
Re: Really that dense? 411 DavidK 03-Dec-18 09:19
Re:Egyptian value for pi in GP 390 molder 05-Dec-18 21:40
Re: Re:Egyptian value for pi in GP 367 DavidK 05-Dec-18 23:01
Re: Re:Egyptian value for pi in GP 418 cloister 05-Dec-18 23:38
uhmm... every day? 348 hendrik dirker 06-Dec-18 06:42
Re: uhmmm... every day? 350 cloister 06-Dec-18 08:37
Re: uhmmm... every day? 400 hendrik dirker 06-Dec-18 09:06
Re: uhmmm... every day? 356 cloister 06-Dec-18 11:25
Re: Re:Egyptian value for pi in GP 425 DavidK 06-Dec-18 10:04
Quite Simply! 372 Sirfiroth 06-Dec-18 13:55
Re: Quite Simply! 392 DUNE 07-Dec-18 11:24
Great Assumption! 400 Sirfiroth 07-Dec-18 14:44
Re: Great Assumption! 387 DUNE 07-Dec-18 16:49
Re: Great Assumption! 422 Sirfiroth 07-Dec-18 17:52
Re: Great Assumption! 331 Thanos5150 08-Dec-18 02:28
Re: Great Assumption! 290 DUNE 08-Dec-18 09:05
Re: Great Assumption! 335 Thanos5150 08-Dec-18 15:57
Re: Great Assumption! 333 DUNE 08-Dec-18 17:51
Re: Quite Simply! 378 DavidK 07-Dec-18 14:57
Re: Quite Simply! 358 DavidK 07-Dec-18 20:27
Re: Quite Simply! 361 DUNE 07-Dec-18 22:26
Re: Quite Simply! 372 DavidK 07-Dec-18 22:37
a load of numbers under scrtutiny 501 hendrik dirker 12-Dec-18 13:30
Papyrus of Pffft.... 404 cloister 12-Dec-18 16:01
Re: Papyrus of Pffft.... 355 hendrik dirker 14-Dec-18 12:16
Re: Papyrus of Pffft.... 321 cloister 14-Dec-18 14:52
Re: Papyrus of Pffft.... 331 Dr. Troglodyte 14-Dec-18 15:30
Re: Papyrus of Pffft.... 348 hendrik dirker 15-Dec-18 06:50
Re: Papyrus of Pffft.... 353 DavidK 15-Dec-18 15:31
Re: Papyrus of Pffft.... 362 cloister 15-Dec-18 21:27
Re: Papyrus of Pffft or the pre-Columbian cultures 410 rodz111 15-Dec-18 08:54
Re: Papyrus of Pffft or the pre-Columbian cultures 350 molder 18-Dec-18 22:18
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 382 DavidK 12-Dec-18 20:16
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 385 DUNE 12-Dec-18 21:51
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 364 cloister 12-Dec-18 22:59
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 348 gjb 13-Dec-18 01:53
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 403 DavidK 13-Dec-18 10:35
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 332 cloister 13-Dec-18 12:22
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 319 DavidK 13-Dec-18 12:39
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 324 cloister 13-Dec-18 13:04
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 367 gjb 13-Dec-18 12:54
440 & 280 400 hendrik dirker 13-Dec-18 06:51
Re: 440 & 280 382 hendrik dirker 21-Dec-18 11:51
Re:-Stop the World for a word... 371 rodz111 13-Dec-18 19:57
Re: Re:-Stop the World for a word... 412 hendrik dirker 14-Dec-18 06:04
Re: Re:Babylonian value for pi in GP 367 molder 08-Dec-18 05:10
Re: Re:Babylonian value for pi in GP 426 DavidK 08-Dec-18 09:15
Re: Re:Babylonian value for pi in GP 417 DUNE 08-Dec-18 15:31
Re: Re:Babylonian value for pi in GP 425 DavidK 09-Dec-18 09:53
Link to 277.777r at the GP 389 DavidK 25-Feb-19 19:37
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 340 DavidK 04-Mar-19 21:42
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP and 1111.1111r 302 DavidK 22-Mar-19 20:58
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 333 rodz111 23-Mar-19 02:27
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 297 DavidK 23-Mar-19 14:44
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 264 rodz111 24-Mar-19 09:28
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 302 Thanos5150 23-Mar-19 15:03
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 295 rodz111 24-Mar-19 01:56
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 304 Thanos5150 24-Mar-19 03:32
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 241 rodz111 24-Mar-19 06:14
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 264 DavidK 24-Mar-19 13:35
closed or open mind- how to get kicked off a closed mind websire 240 DavidK 24-Mar-19 16:33
Re: closed or open mind- how to get kicked off a closed mind websire 242 rodz111 24-Mar-19 20:00
Re: closed or open mind- how to get kicked off a closed mind websire 240 DavidK 25-Mar-19 08:18
Stanton Drew 290 molder 27-Mar-19 22:14
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 295 DavidK 28-Mar-19 07:37
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 269 molder 29-Mar-19 10:33
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 251 DUNE 29-Mar-19 11:16
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 275 DavidK 29-Mar-19 13:31
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 302 molder 29-Mar-19 20:48


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