1 Kings 7:23
ESV - 23 Then he made the sea of cast metal. It was round, ten cubits from brim to brim, and five cubits high, and a line of thirty cubits measured its circumference.
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Since the value of pi calculated according to the dimensions of the sea of cast metal given in the verse cited in the question (a thirty-cubit circumference divided by a ten-cubit diameter) would have been exactly 3.00 (instead of 3.14159265358...), I think that one can safely conclude either that the dimensions in the verse were not expressed with the required degree of exactness by the writer, or that the sea of cast metal was not perfectly round, both of which would have been attributable to human actions, rather than reflecting a divinely-commanded change in repeatable, verifiable laws of geometry (which were part of the orderly universe that God created).
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