2023 Pi Day First Prize

Attempted Method of Passing Math Class


Michael Aromando (71 digits)


“Run!” I hear. I bring lockpicks in little boxes and carry academic textbooks;

eagerly, searching for Pi and, avoiding tall guards. In remote view, the men

stampede and it creates plentiful chaos. “Pythagoras” is declared, suddenly,

when a vestibule appears. I unlock quadratic and trinomial equations. The

formula works. I calculated their solution to Pythagoras’ threshold. Weirdly here,

Professor Wat’s, seen there absorbing Pi, and Pythagoras’ ancient writings. I

freeze. “What?”


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