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  2. Archimedes - Wikipedia

    Archimedes was born c. 287 BC in the seaport city of Syracuse, Sicily, at that time a self-governing colony in Magna Graecia. The date of birth is based on a statement by the Byzantine Greek historian John Tzetzes that Archimedes lived for 75 years before his death in 212 BC. [9] In the Sand-Reckoner, Archimedes gives his father's name as ...

  3. Power of 10 - Wikipedia

    A power of 10 is any of the integer powers of the number ten; in other words, ten multiplied by itself a certain number of times (when the power is a positive integer). By definition, the number one is a power (the zeroth power) of ten. The first few non-negative powers of ten are:

  4. Philosophy of engineering - Wikipedia

    The philosophy of engineering is an emerging discipline that considers what engineering is, what engineers do, and how their work affects society, and thus includes aspects of ethics and aesthetics, as well as the ontology, epistemology, etc. that might be studied in, for example, the philosophy of science or the philosophy of technology . Contents

  5. List of theorems - Wikipedia

    Banach–Mazur theorem ( functional analysis) Banach fixed-point theorem ( metric spaces, differential equations) Banach–Steinhaus theorem ( functional analysis) Banach–Stone theorem ( operator theory) Bang's theorem ( geometry) Barban–Davenport–Halberstam theorem ( analytic number theory) Barbier's theorem ( geometry)

  6. Mind–body problem - Wikipedia–body_problem

    The mind–body problem is a debate concerning the relationship between thought and consciousness in the human mind, and the brain as part of the physical body. It is larger than, and goes beyond, just the question of how mind and body function chemically and physiologically (for example, the neural correlates of consciousness), as that question presupposes an interactionist account of mind ...

  7. List of minor planets: 3001–4000 - Wikipedia

    The following is a partial list of minor planets, running from minor-planet number 3001 through 4000, inclusive.The primary data for this and other partial lists is based on JPL's "Small-Body Orbital Elements" and "Data Available from the Minor Planet Center".