**Hello. This is my attempt at making the B17 (radian part of it) easier to memorize.**

Hopefully this can help you as it has helped me.

Hopefully this can help you as it has helped me.

**Let's cut the circle in half and recapitulate:**

**Alright, so, we already know that the denominators go like this:**

**6, 4, 3, 2, 3, 4, 6. We also know that the numerators starting from the positive x-axis all the way to the 90° angle are always π. If you too have problems remembering what numerators come after the 90° angle, I**

*think*I have come up with a trick. I'll try my best to explain.

**Hopefully you've noticed the pattern too.**

**Every time my teacher asks me to find the radians in the 2nd quadrant (as shown) counter-clockwise, I just say to myself:**

*"2,3,3,4,5,6"*and fill in the blanks.

**But that's not all!**

**The pattern goes even further!**

**We've just added 7,6,5,4,4,3,3,2.**

**I find this long pattern easier to remember than the 17 radians, haha!**

*2,3,3,4,5,6,7,6,5,4,4,3,3,2.*

**Notice that if we split this pattern like this:**

*2,3,3,4,5,6 (7)*and

*6,5,4,4,3,3,2,*

**they're almost, what I like to call,**

*"inversely-identical,"*except for the extra four.

**Now, for the fourth quadrant, I have a different approach.**

**Actually, I've come up with a**

*"temporary"*formula to help you learn those tricky numbers:

**n = 2d - 1**

**where "n" is numerator (of arms #14, 15, 16) and "d" is the denominator of either arms #1, 2, 3 or arms #14, 15 and 16.**

**This formula will automatically give you the coefficient of π!**

**Hopefully this will clear up your B17 problems. It sure did for me! :)**

**And if you still don't understand, or want to know another trick, here it is!**

Good heavens, you must have put a LOT of hours into this, Joey! Are you sure you want to be a police office, and not a math teacher? :) You seem to have a real love of explaining things....that's how I got hooked! Your system is brilliant, mathematically sound, and most importantly, it works for you. I am sure it will help others, not to mention inspire others to come up with their own system AND share it as well. In colour. On their blog. Thanks again!

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