Item CPC/1/P/12 - Zu Chongzhi

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Zu Chongzhi


  • Aug 1979 (Creation)

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AC 233

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Zu Chongzhi was a prominent Chinese mathematician and astronomer during the Liu Song and Southern Qi Dynasties. Poster notes his estimation of pi as 3.1415926-3.1415927, which was held as the most accurate calculation for 900 years.
Price: 0.14 Yuan
Serial number: 8081.11717
Edition: 1979年8月第1版1979年8月第1次印刷, 00,001-18,000

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Access is subject to signing the Regulations for Access form, unless the records are restricted under the Data Protection Act 2018 or under exemptions in the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

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  • Chinese

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539mm x 780mm

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