tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-439603434798879980.post3261613954211337884..comments2024-06-24T07:15:33.757-06:00Comments on INCIDENTAL COMICS: Pi vs. PieGranthttp://www.blogger.com/profile/04605625560556016396noreply@blogger.comBlogger13125tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-439603434798879980.post-35559710925886731852014-03-14T19:58:23.821-06:002014-03-14T19:58:23.821-06:00"Northerners," griped a man I once met i..."Northerners," griped a man I once met in Tennessee. "Y'all come down here with yer fancy ideas. -- like that there new math. Be tellin' us pi R squared, when everybody knows pie are round and cornbread are squared!"Pinwheel Manhttps://www.blogger.com/profile/07269275127544360274noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-439603434798879980.post-43590104927468823322012-11-23T21:17:38.936-07:002012-11-23T21:17:38.936-07:00HUGE ERROR
The kind of superpicky eater who reuse...HUGE ERROR<br /><br />The kind of superpicky eater who reused to consume anything but pizza would also insist that it be plain cheese pizza <i>with absolutely no toppings on it of any kind even if you pick them off it still tastes like mushrooms!!</i>halojones-fanhttps://www.blogger.com/profile/05473935330204075559noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-439603434798879980.post-90806619149453437182012-11-21T14:09:40.870-07:002012-11-21T14:09:40.870-07:00@Anonymous: Correct! But in my formula, theta is i...@Anonymous: Correct! But in my formula, theta is in radians, not degrees. Happy Thanksgiving!Granthttps://www.blogger.com/profile/04605625560556016396noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-439603434798879980.post-47444655815602147752012-11-21T11:39:54.341-07:002012-11-21T11:39:54.341-07:00In both panel threes I believe the formulae should...In both panel threes I believe the formulae should be:<br />(Theta/360)*pi*r² <br />and<br />(Theta/360)pi*r²-(1/2)r²*sin(Theta)<br />HAPPY THANKSGIVING FROM FRANCE AND FLORIDA.<br /><br />Anonymousnoreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-439603434798879980.post-4973304578159104382012-11-21T10:50:38.203-07:002012-11-21T10:50:38.203-07:00The Pi(e) chart really should show some overlap. A...The Pi(e) chart really should show some overlap. Are not some Math Teachers also Clowns, who like both Pi and Pie?Anonymousnoreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-439603434798879980.post-21983305843853492822012-11-20T09:31:23.149-07:002012-11-20T09:31:23.149-07:00@Kleine Wunder überall: Sure, feel free to transla...@Kleine Wunder überall: Sure, feel free to translate them. :)<br /><br />@Pat and Anonymous: Before the existence of mincemeat pie lovers is validated, I need to see a geometrical proof!Granthttps://www.blogger.com/profile/04605625560556016396noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-439603434798879980.post-39270558543330491692012-11-20T09:15:34.431-07:002012-11-20T09:15:34.431-07:00I concur on the mincemeat numerical error, but am ...I concur on the mincemeat numerical error, but am willing to allow it since it means more mincemeat for me.Pathttps://www.blogger.com/profile/10172514714976621156noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-439603434798879980.post-7611208638411863292012-11-19T22:39:20.277-07:002012-11-19T22:39:20.277-07:00As a mincemeat pie lover, I have to object. The pr...As a mincemeat pie lover, I have to object. The probability of it being eaten is definitely not zero. Anonymousnoreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-439603434798879980.post-1986794090704261332012-11-19T21:17:59.244-07:002012-11-19T21:17:59.244-07:00Mmmmm pie....Mmmmm pie....Martyhttps://www.blogger.com/profile/11288051614841159365noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-439603434798879980.post-41273041380577133082012-11-19T13:46:34.340-07:002012-11-19T13:46:34.340-07:00Ilya: I corrected it, thank you!
Ilya: I corrected it, thank you!<br /><br />Granthttps://www.blogger.com/profile/04605625560556016396noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-439603434798879980.post-29169866612157256342012-11-19T12:18:53.744-07:002012-11-19T12:18:53.744-07:00I meant: ellen(dot)quesseleit(@t)gmail(dot)comI meant: ellen(dot)quesseleit(@t)gmail(dot)comKleine Wunder überallhttps://www.blogger.com/profile/05575776321639892700noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-439603434798879980.post-16235908186923424702012-11-19T12:18:27.413-07:002012-11-19T12:18:27.413-07:00Wow, this is so wonderful. I'm looooving you a...Wow, this is so wonderful. I'm looooving you artwork, especially the maths-related ones. (Would you care if I translated them into German for you? That way you would have them in another language and I could use them with my students...)<br />( ellen(dot)quesseleit(atttt)Kleine Wunder überallhttps://www.blogger.com/profile/05575776321639892700noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-439603434798879980.post-50424728655470367412012-11-19T12:12:03.211-07:002012-11-19T12:12:03.211-07:00While I hate to do this, considering how much I en...While I hate to do this, considering how much I enjoy all of your comics and artwork, there's a small numerical error that I wanted to point out – in panel 2, the value '3.1459…' is listed, but π starts with '3.14159…'. Nevertheless, excellent as always! Thank you for all of your work, it's always a pleasure to see "1 unread" in my RSS reader for your site! Happy Thanksgiving from Scotland!Anonymoushttps://www.blogger.com/profile/03969418588691704399noreply@blogger.com