Number Theory


On "Discovering and Proving that π is Irrational"

Authors: Li Zhou

We discuss the logical fallacies in an article appeared in The American Mathematical Monthly [6], and present the historical origin and motivation of the simple proofs of the irrationality of π.

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[v1] 30 Nov 2010
[v2] 15 Jan 2011

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