Question of the Day!

Section 9 - Mathematics - Question 10

To find the value of , a scientist inscribes a n-sided polygon in a circle of diameter 1.  The perimeter of the regular polygon is the value of  for .  The approximate value of  by using a 6-sided regular polygon is 

3.000

 

3.141

  

3.232

 

3.464

 

 

HINT

This question of the day was provided by the courtesy of  Professor Autar Kaw of the University of South Florida from the book FE Practice Exam With Complete Solutions