What is Java Pi | Pi in Java | Math.PI Java Value and Example

Pi (π) is a well-known mathematical constant whose value is 22/7 or 3.14159265359. Programming languages also use this constant for mathematical calculation.

Here we discuss PI with respect to the Java programming language.

In Java PI is defined as a field in java.lang.Math class.

It is defined as

static double PI

and described as

The double value that is closer than any other to pi, the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter.


How to use PI in Java

PI is a static constant in Math class, so to access it we use the class name. PI. It can also be accessed using objects.


Java Program to calculate Area of Circle using Math.PI

Area of Circle using Math.PI
Fig: Google Result for Area of Circle

Write a Java Program to calculate the Area of Circle

Below is the simple program to calculate the area of the Circle.

Program reads the value of radius using scanner method and stored in variable r.

Area is calculated using formula


Area of Circle program in Java
Area of Circle program in Java

Write a Java program to calculate circumference of a Circle

circumference of a Circle
Fig: circumference of a Circle

The scanner class is used to read the values from user.

How to print PI (π) symbol in Java

How to write pi in java

You can write Pi by using Unicode value ‘\u03c0’ or by using the string constant “π”.

How to use Math.PI in java

to use Math.pi Just use Math.PI as below

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