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The Greatest Mathematician

Archimedes and His Eureka! Moment

Series: Great Minds of Ancient Science and Math

By Paul W. Hightower

In this biography, meet Archimedes, one of the greatest minds of the ancient world. An original and profound thinker, Archimedes was a mathematician, a physicist, a mechanical engineer, and an inventor. He is most famous for proving the law of the lever and inventing the compound pulley. He is also famous for shouting "Eureka!" upon making a new discovery.

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