Democritus Summary

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  • 5 Biographies
  • 1 Student Essay
  • 2 Encyclopedia Articles
  • 13 Literature Criticisms
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Encyclopedia Articles (2)

90 words, approx. 1 pages
Democritus c. 460-c. 370 B.C. Greek philosopher, best known for his atomic theory, who also contributed to the study of geometry. It was Democritus who first stated that the volume of a cone is one-th... Read more
616 words, approx. 3 pages
Democritus c. 460-c. 370 B.C. Greek Philosopher Democritus embraced the atomism of Leucippus and worked out its detailed application. His atomic theory was the basis for Epicurean philosophy and all l... Read more