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|Type:||Artigo de periódico|
|Title:||Calculation of the centre of gravity of the cone utilizing the method of Archimedes|
|Abstract:||Archimedes calculated the centre of gravity of the cone but the proof of this theorem is not extant in his works. Knorr made a reconstruction of this proof utilizing geometrical arguments. This paper proves this theorem by means of a physical demonstration utilizing the law of the lever, and by adapting from Archimedes the method of mechanical theorems that he described in his letter to Eratosthenes.|
|Editor:||Iop Publishing Ltd|
|Citation:||European Journal Of Physics. Iop Publishing Ltd, v. 33, n. 3, n. 637, n. 646, 2012.|
|Appears in Collections:||Unicamp - Artigos e Outros Documentos|
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