Archimedes, Greek Scientist
(c. 287-c. 212 BCE)

by Domenico Fetti

Just the Facts:
  • Name: Archimedes
  • Dates: c. 287-c. 212 BCE
  • Place: Born and died in Syracuse, Italy ("Magna Graecia")
  • Language: Greek
  • Who he was: Greek mathematician and scientist known for On Floating Bodies; The Sand Reckoner
  • Included in lists (What's This?): GBWW (+10YP)

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