Archimedes (Greek)

By: Alondra vargas martinez

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Archimedes was born on year 290 ce. He was the most famous mathematician and inventor in ancient Greece. He was especially known for his discovery of the reation between the surface and the volume of a sphere and its circumscribing cylinder. He also worked theoretical mechanics and hydro statics.

Some of his inventions.....

-finding Surface Area of sphere

-Measurement of a circle



-weight the floating things

Definition of theoretical mechanics- is a collection of closely related alternative formulations of classical mechanics.....

Definition of Hydro statics- The branch of mechanics concerned with the hydrostatic of liquids....


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