Archimedes

My teacher, Dr. Bradly Fish, said "No study of the mathematicians and scientists would  be complete without Archimedes."  Arcimedes was well known and very much recognized for his achievements.  He was born in Syracuse on the island of Sicily 287-212BC. One day he wanted to count the sand.  He wanted to figure out how many … Continue reading Archimedes

Athens or Sparta?

Would you rather live in Athens or Sparta? In Athens you could have the 'sweet life' of getting married, having a having a family and  children, and wealth.  In Athens, the women mostly went out and would spend their time in the markets with other women, even though they were married.  Women could get married … Continue reading Athens or Sparta?