## Pi day

: Brandon Rood set a new school record with 302 digits of pi.Pi trainer web site --test yourself 2008 new school record 2006: 5040 digits of pi, stretching 630 feet!2006 new school record: Catherine Sheard won the pi contest by memorizing 160 digits of pi in 2 periods!2005: We now have 4340 digits of pi. Ryan Clemens won the pi contest with 100 memorized digits of pi in 30 minutes.2004: We extended our pi chain to 3500 links.2003: We extended our pi chain to 2660 links. Winner of the Pi contest was Neil Mandalaywala with 50 memorized digits of Pi.2002: We extended our pi chain to 1880 links. Winner of the Pi contest was Karen Hall with 80 memorized digits of Pi.2001: We made a pi chain, with each numeral represented by a different color. Our chain has about 1300 links. We hung it from the ceiling in the hall past five classrooms! We used our chain to play pi Poker: the winning hand so far is 7 9's in a row! |