The Great Pyramid and π
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The Great Pyramid at Giza is a square pyramid with base length of 440 cubits and height of 280 cubits. How does the ratio of the perimeter of the base of the pyramid and the height of the pyramid relate to π?
Inspired by 'Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian' from "When Pi meets Hollywood..." a Desmos Activity by Joanna Stevens https://teacher.desmos.com/activitybuilder/custom/5c8951e49804c5257e7b51d0