For my CS class there was an extra credit problem in this week’s problem set where we had to write a sieve of Eratosthenes to find prime numbers up to an input integer. 525 kata lagi
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The week began with my expectation that students had watched a YouTube clip showing an excerpt from Carl Sagan’s COSMOS series in which Sagan explains Eratosthenes’ work with shadows. 456 kata lagi
… is the title of Chapter 4 of Peter Thonemann’s book The Hellenistic Age.
The Hellenistic Age is a brief (150 pages) history of Europe and the Near East between the death of Alexander the Great in 323 BCE and the fall of the Ptolemaic kingdom of Egypt on the death of Cleopatra in 30 BCE. 397 kata lagi