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Euclid

Euclid

Euclid was a Greek mathematician, also known as the “Father of Geometry”. His work “Elements” is one of the most important in the history of mathematics and has been used as the foundation of geometry education of the West in the past 2000 years.

Not much is known about Euclid’s...

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see Euclid (disambiguation). Euclid (/ˈjuːklɪd/; Greek: Εὐκλείδης Eukleidēs Ancient Greek: [eu̯.klěː.dɛːs]; fl. 300 BC), sometimes called Euclid of Alexandria

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greek columns

greek columns

In Ancient Greece, there were three orders of architecture, meaning three distinct types of buildings in terms of aesthetics and ornamental elements. The best way to distinguish among those types is to look at the columns of the buildings, which bear particularly evident differences.

The...

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third of the way up, imperceptibly makes the column slightly more slender at the top, although some Doric columns are visibly "flared", with straight profiles

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Zeta

Zeta

The letter "zeta" came directly from the Semitic alphabet. Some people claim that the letter was always pronounced "dz" but this is not clear up to now.

"Ζ" Letter in mathematics and in science

ζ represents:

  • the Riemann zeta function and other...

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For other uses, see Zeta (disambiguation). Zeta (uppercase Ζ, lowercase ζ; Greek: ζήτα, classical [d͡zɛ̂:ta] or [zdɛ̂:ta] zḗta, Modern Greek: [ˈzita] zíta)

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greek wine

greek wine

Wine in Greece has been produced for over 6500 years, rendering the country one of the oldest wine – producing regions in the world. Wine in Ancient Greece was extensively used and traded all over the Mediterranean. In modern times, a Wine Institute was established in Greece in 1937, while the...

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Greece is one of the oldest wine-producing regions in the world. The earliest evidence of Greek wine has been dated to 6,500 years ago where wine was

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greek costumes

greek costumes

Clothing in Ancient Greece consisted of four main pieces, the chiton, the peplos, the himation and the chlamys. We draw information from descriptions in surviving texts as well as artistic depictions. Although nowadays it is a popular belief that Ancient Greeks wore white clothing, it is known...

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978833; 23.737694 Museum of the History of the Greek Costume is a special interest museum in Athens, Greece. It was inaugurated by the former Minister of

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