Asked in Alexander the Great
Why did Philip choose a greek teacher for young Alexander?
Because he was Greek too. Also Aristoteles was a very famous philosopher, being taught by Plato, who had Socrates as his teacher. ...
Who said man is a social being and he will talk to himself?
The Greek philosopher Aristotle- although he used animal instead of being. ...
Thales of miletus' contribution to geometry?
Thales of Miletus was a pre-Socratic Greek philosopher considered by many (even Aristotle) to be the first philosopher from the Greek tradition. In terms of the field of mathematics, Thales is known for being the first to apply deductive reasoning to geometry. ...
Asked in Philosophy and Philosophers
Who was the first philosopher to propose an ontological argument?
The first philosopher to propose an ontological argument is still up for debate. Some think that Greek philosophers, such as Plato, first argued it. The mainstream view is that the ontological argument was first developed by St. Anselm. Others believe that the Islamic philosopher Avicenna was the first, and may others view the philosopher Descartes as being the first. ...
Asked in Earth Sciences, Planet Earth
Who is the first to produce the earth in the form of globe?
I'm not sure about producing a globe, but the Greek philosopher Pythagoras is credited with being the first to realize the Earth is spherical. ...
Asked in Ancient Greece
Was Alexander the Great tutored by the Greek philosopher Socrates - how do you know?
No - Socrates was dead before Alexander was born. He had many tutors, the main one being Aristotle. ...
Asked in Demeter (Ceres)
What was Greek goddess Demeter's accomplishments or achievements?
she taught people how to grow and harvest. She also saved her daughter from being in the underworld her whole life. ...
Who was a famous greek philosopher and teacher?
Socrates was a greek philosopher and teacher.Credited for being a founder of Western philosophy, known mostly through the accounts of later writers, mostly the writings of his students. and the plays of his contemporary Aristophanes. Some say Plato's dialogues are the most put together and accurate stories of Socrates to survive from antiquity. See the Related Links for more information. ...
Asked in Electrical Wiring, Electrostatics
What is the ancient explanation for static electricity?
Around 600 BC, the Greek philosopher Thales of Miletus thought that amber had a soul because it attracted very light objects after being rubbed. ...
Asked in Artemis (Diana)
What was the Greek goddess Artemis' greatest personal achievement?
Artemis was very protective of pregnant women, animals, and cities, but I believe her greatest achievement was when she saved Iphigenia from being sacrificed in her honor. ...
What was the ancient Greek god Socrates motto?
Socrates was not a god - he was an Athenian citizen, philosopher and warrior. He used such phrases as 'Know yourself' and 'Life without analytical thought is not fit for a human being'. ...