Treatise Archimedes

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Archemides - Writings - Surviving Works
... In this work Archimedes explains the Law of the Lever, stating, "Magnitudes are in equilibrium at distances reciprocally proportional to their weights." Archimedes uses the principles derived to calculate the ... In Proposition II, Archimedes gives an approximation of the value of pi (π), showing that it is greater than 223⁄71 and less than 22⁄7 ... The treatise defines what is now called the Archimedean spiral ...

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