Who's Who of Egyptian people, queens and family: Archimedes


Ptolemaic Dynasty

Archimedes was a mathematician who worked for some time in Alexandria and is said to have invented the Archimedean screw when he was in Egypt, and more important than that were his researches into solid geometry and mechanics.

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Last Updated: June 19th, 2011

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