Archimedes' sunwidth reckoning

Illustration of how Archimedes measured the Sun's angular width (as described in the [i]Sandreckoner[/i] 1.10-16).

 

A. G. Gomez (algomgom@gmail.com)

 
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Activity
Tags
angular  archimedes  cylinder  disc  rod  sandreckoner  size  sun  width 
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19+
Language
English
 
 
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