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Arthur Benjamin - Mathematical Pi ukulele

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Mathematical Pi - Arthur Benjamin
Lyrics transcribed from his Mathemagical show at the World Science Festival 2009:
http://vimeo.com/6645221
Chords taken from Don McLean's "American Pie" (ver 2): 
http://www.ultimate-guitar.com/tabs/d/don_mclean/american_pie_ver2_crd.htm

  F    G    Dm7
A long long time ago
Dm            F
I can still remember
       Am                         G
how my math class used to make me snore
       F     G      Dm7
'cause every number we would meet
      Dm           F
would terminate or just repeat
    Am               F                G 
but maybe there were numbers that did more

    Am              Dm
but then my teacher said "I dare ya'"
   Am              Dm
to try to find the circle's area
F          F     Dm
despite my every action
F                 G
I couldn't find a fraction

  F          G        Am
I can't remember if I cried
    Dm7             G
the more I tried or circumscribed
    F         G          Am
but something touched me deep inside
    F     G7         F   F   F
the day I learned of pi

   F   F       F       G
oh pi, pi mathematical pi
       F          F          F           G
twice eleven over seven is a mighty fine try
  F        F                F       G
a good old fraction you may hope to supply
        Am                      D7
but the decimal expansion won't die
    Am                      G7
the decimal expansion won't die

F   F       F       G
pi, pi mathematical pi
  F   F   F  G
3.141592653589
  F        F                F       G
a good old fraction you may hope to define
        F         G7            F   F   F
but the decimal expansion won't die

            
            
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