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Top ten reasons why e is inferior to pi

- e is less challenging to spell than pi.
- e ~=2.718281828459045, which can be easily memorised to its billionth place, whereas pi needs "skills" to be memorised.
- The character for e is so cheap that it can be found on a keyboard. But π is special (it's under "special symbols" in word processor programs.)
- Pi is the bigger piece of pie.
- e has an easy limit definition and infinite series. The limit definition of pi and the infinite series are much harder.
- It is easy to understand what e is, even though you start learning it only in pre-calculus. But pi, even after five or six years it is still hard to know what it really is.
- People mistakenly confuse Euler's Number (e) with Euler's Constant (gamma). There is no confusion with the one and only π.
- e is named after a person, but pi stands for itself.
- Pi is much shorter and easier to say than "Euler's Number".
- To read pi, you don't have to know that Euler's name is really pronounced Oiler.

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