# History Quiz

## Worksheet Description

This Pi Day worksheet is a thematic educational activity designed to enhance students’ knowledge about the mathematical constant π (pi) and the annual celebration of Pi Day. The worksheet, adorned with the pi symbol, prompts students to delve into the history, significance, and numerical value of pi. It provides a space at the top for students to write their names, personalizing their engagement with the content. The questions are a blend of fill-in-the-blank and short answer formats, challenging students to recall facts and demonstrate their understanding of pi.

The worksheet covers various aspects of pi, from the reasoning behind the selection of March 14th as Pi Day to the historical figures who contributed to the mathematical understanding of pi. Students are asked to provide the value of pi to five decimal places, explain why pi is considered an irrational number, identify the physicist who invented Pi Day, and recognize the ancient Greek mathematician who refined the value of pi. Additional questions prompt students to reflect on why the number pi is important and how long it has been used in mathematical equations.