Pi is IRRATIONAL: simplest proof on toughest test


Publisher, Mathologer, Video, YouTube

In this video the Mathologer trys to streamline an ingenious proof due to the famous French mathematician Charles Hermite into the hopefully simplest and shortest completely self-contained proof of the irrationality of pi.

This video mentions another version of this proof that made an appearance in the 2003 NSW Mathematics Extension 2 HSC Examination.

12 February 2018 Edit: 13 February 2018

NSW Mathematics Extension 2 Stage 6 Syllabus:
NSW Stage 6 Mathematics Extension 2:
Topic 4 Integration

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