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An Infinite Series for \(\pi\) with Determinants

The author gives an expression for \(\pi\) involving an infinite sequence of determinants, each representing the area of a triangle.

Old Node ID: 
3527
MSC Codes: 
01Axx, 40A05
Author(s): 
Nobuo Adachi (Millersville University)
Publication Date: 
Wednesday, July 14, 2010
Original Publication Source: 
Mathematics Magazine
Original Publication Date: 
September, 1984
Subject(s): 
Algebra and Number Theory
Algebra
Sequences and Series
Linear Algebra
Numbers and Computation
Number Concepts
Famous Numbers
Topic(s): 
Linear Algebra
Determinants
Geometry
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Rating Count: 
24.00
Rating Sum: 
71.00
Rating Average: 
2.96
Applicable Course(s): 
3.8 Linear/Matrix Algebra
Modify Date: 
Wednesday, July 14, 2010
Average: 3 (24 votes)

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