In this illustrated math problem, students use the mathematical constant pi to calculate the amount of energy put out by a laser to determine if it can explode an ice sample for analysis.

In this illustrated math problem, students use the mathematical constant pi to calculate the amount of energy put out by a laser to determine if it can explode an ice sample for analysis.

This visual math problem set gives students a chance to use the mathematical constant pi with some of the real calculations space explorers use every day.

This visual math problem set gives students a chance to use the mathematical constant pi with some of the real calculations space explorers use every day.