Friday, May 25, 2007

Lost in Translation

you say either i say either, και



-What is "pi"?

-Mathematician: Pi is the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter.
Engineer: Pi is about 22/7.
Physicist: Pi is 3.14159 plus or minus 0.000005
Computer Programmer: Pi is 3.141592653589 in double precision.
Nutritionist: You one track math-minded fellows, Pie is a healthy and delicious dessert!


2 comments:

Oneiros said...

You say potEIto, I say potAto...
Mathematicians have the right of it, of course ;-)

Citronella said...

..and the rest what's left;)))

 

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