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2010 | 46 | 2 | 321-330
Article title

HOW TO COUNT THE UNCOUNTABLE? THE ARCHIMEDES' OF SYRACUSE METHOD(Jak policzyc niepoliczalne? Metoda Archimedesa z Syrakuz)

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The paper discusses Archimedes' of Syracuse ideas concerning the problem of quantities too great for a given numeral system to be expressed. The analysis of solvings proposed by the mathematician of Syracuse is accompanied by remarks on problems with Greek writing systems before Archimedes' works.
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46
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2
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321-330
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  • Maciej Roszkowski, Uniwersytet Marii Curie-Sklodowskiej w Lublinie, Instytut Filozofii i Socjologii, pl. Marii Curie-Sklodowskiej 4, 20-031 Lublin, Poland
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10PLAAAA088525
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