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Mark Salata Presents: The Story of Archimedes

Mark Salata Presents: The Story of Archimedes

Author: Laura Hobbie

Students will be able to:

  • Understand the history behind Archimedes' Principle
  • See the value in the water displacement method

Stories of discovery and invention often begin with a problem that needs solving. Summoned by the king to investigate a suspicious goldsmith, the early Greek mathematician Archimedes stumbles on the principle that would make him famous.

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