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Wire Cutting Puzzle (TANTON Mathematics)

Here is a classic puzzle about cutting a piece of wire solved in an unusual- but natural - way. One just makes good use of the values of pi for non-circular shapes. (Of course!) (See also "Wrapping Rope Around the Earth" and "Pi for a Square" videos for more on this.)
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