2 Pi Watch

Inventing time in a circular world

The Life of Pi for a mathematician



Mathematician 2 Pi Watch

Euler was the first person to use Radians in trigonometry. The circumference
of a circle is 2 Pi, and Euler defined 360 degrees (of a circle) to be 2 Pi Radians.
For the watch above, consider 0 (or 360 degrees) as the “horizontal plane”,
represented by Pi and 2 Pi;   with the vertical “90 degrees” point being Pi/2,
and 270 degrees of the circle representing 3/2 Pi.  Clear as mud?

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Come to the nerd side. We have Pi. - Unknown

Mathematics has beauties of its own. - J.W.A. Young

Revolutions never occur in mathematics. - Michael Crowe

College is a refuge from hasty judgment. - Robert Frost

When Irish eyes are smiling, watch your step. - Gerald Kersh

I graduated first in my class from alibi school. - Jeffrey McDaniel

Either this man is dead or my watch has stopped. - Groucho Marx

To sway an audience, you must watch them as you speak. - C. Kent Wright

I am an expert in Higher Level Math: You + God = Enough - Zig Ziglar

Math, it's a puzzle to me. I love figuring out puzzles. - Maya Lin

Cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education. - Mark Twain

If a man's wit be wandering, let him study the mathematics. - Francis Bacon

To watch 24 hours a day through them high-powered spectaculars. - Archie Bunker

I was a great student at a great school, Wharton School of Finance. - Donald Trump

Texas is now a cornerstone of the electoral college for Republicans. - Ed Gillespie

The fine art of preparing sushi is something that you watch and learn. - Nobu Matsuhisa

When your life flashes before your eyes, make sure it's fun to watch. - MGM Grand Hotel

College is a place to keep warm between high school and an early marriage. - George Gobel

Jogging is for people who aren't intelligent enough to watch television. - Victoria Wood

Like the crest of a peacock, so is mathematics at the head of all knowledge. - Indian Proverb

I love sports. Whenever I can, I always watch the Detroit Tigers on the radio. - Gerald R. Ford

Perhaps the most surprising thing about mathematics is that it is so surprising. - E.C. Titchmarsh

As I grow older, I pay less attention to what people say. I just watch what they do. - Andrew Carnegie

When I was in high school, I earned the pimple award and every other gross-out award. - Jack Nicholson

The college graduate is presented with a sheepskin to cover his intellectual nakedness. - Robert M. Hutchins

I can get motivated seeing a kid at my son's school overcome a learning disability. - Jason Alexander

I like to crack the jokes now and again, but it's only because I struggle with math. - Tina Fey

I must study politics and war that my sons may have the liberty to study mathematics and philosophy. - John Adams

I grew up in an Irish Catholic family, and I think they force you to watch every James Cagney movie. - Jimmy Fallon

I had a feeling once about mathematics – that I saw it all... but it was after dinner and I let it go. - Winston Churchill

Consultants are people who borrow your watch and tell you what time it is, then walk off with the watch. - Robert Townsend

There are people who make things happen, those who watch what happens, and those who wonder what happened. - Unknown

In school, every period ends with a bell. Every sentence ends with a period. Every crime ends with a sentence. - Steven Wright

I played basketball in high school, and I love watching sports - I'll watch everything except maybe hockey. - Andy Roddick

Mathematics is the only science where one never knows what one is talking about nor whether what is said is true. - Bertrand Russell

Mathematics may be compared to a mill of exquisite workmanship, which grinds your stuff to any degree of fineness. - Thomas Huxley

The most painful thing about mathematics is how far away you are from being able to use it after you have learned it. - James Newman

Understand the key factors in the math behind viral marketing, and use those to figure out what it takes to get viral growth. - David Skok

The most difficult thing in the world is to know how to do a thing and to watch somebody else doing it wrong, without comment. - T.H. White

Mathematics is not a careful march down a well-cleared highway, but a journey into a strange wilderness where the explorers often get lost. - W.S. Anglin


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