Archimedes Principle

"From on pan suspend a hollow cylinder of metal t, and below that a solid cylinder a of the same size…

Archimedes Screw

"A machine for raising water, said to have been invented by Archimedes, during his stay in Egypt for…

Archimedes' Screw

A machine used for lifting water, thought to have been invented by Archimedes in egypt for draining…

Archimedes' Screw

"Invented to raise water. A hollow tube wound spirally around a solid cylinder. As the cylinder is turned,…

Archimedes' Water Screw

"It consists of a tube, made of lead, or strong leather, coiled round a cylinder of wood or iron, as…

Displacement

The solid displaces its bulk of water.

Fermat's Spiral

Also called a parabolic spiral, it is a type of Archimedean Spiral. A spiral is defined as "a plane…

Archimedean Spiral

Illustration of a spiral named after the 3rd century BC Greek mathematician Archimedes.

Archimedes spiral

A spiral of Archimedes.

Hyperbolic Spiral

Illustration of a hyperbolic spiral, also called a reciprocal spiral, it is a transcendental plane curve.…