This preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.
This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.View Full Document
Unformatted text preview: on the summer solstice. Measurements: Syene to Alexandria distance 5000 stadia angle = 7 Compare to modern value ( 40,100 km): Greek stadium 1/6 km 250,000 stadia 42,000 km...
View Full Document
This note was uploaded on 09/28/2011 for the course PHYSICS 20 taught by Professor Mubarek during the Fall '11 term at UC Riverside.
- Fall '11