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Reader Poll: e or ??

On Friday, 3/14, math enthusiasts worldwide celebrated ? Day, in honor of the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter (approximately 3.14).

Back in August, Chad asked his readers which irrational number they preferred, ? or e—the base for the exponential function (approximately 2.72). He went with e, because “you just have to love a function that is its own derivative.”

For this week’s Sb Reader Poll, we want to know if you agree with Chad:



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