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Hipparchus - Wikipedia

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Hipparchus of Nicaea was a Greek astronomer, geographer, and mathematician. He is ... His other reputed achievements include the discovery and measurement of Earth's precession, the compilation ...

Hipparchus Facts - Biography - YourDictionary

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Born at Nicaea in Bithynia, Hipparchus studied astronomy, perhaps under .... A general survey of Hipparchus's life and an appreciation of his achievements, ...

Hipparchus Biography - Childhood, Life Achievements & Timeline

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Hipparchus was a Greek astronomer and mathematician. This biography profiles his childhood, life, achievements and timeline.

Hipparchus | Greek astronomer | Britannica.com

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Jun 20, 2003 ... Hipparchus, also spelled Hipparchos (born , Nicaea, Bithynia [now Iznik, Turkey] —died after 127 bc , Rhodes?), Greek astronomer and ...

Hipparchus - Mathematician Biography, Facts and Pictures

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Hipparchus Biography - Early Life and Works Hipparchus, better known as Hipparchos was a Greek mathematician born in 190 BC. Not much is known about ...

What are three accomplishments of Hipparchus - Answers.com

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He was the first Greek to develop quantitative and accurate models for the motion of the Sun and Moon. ~He was also the first to compile a trigonometric table, ...

Hipparchus (astronomer) facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia ...

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We drive most of our knowledge of Hipparchus' achievements in astronomy from the Almagest; and although Ptolemy obviously had studied Hipparchus' ...

Hipparchus biography - University of St Andrews

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Let us begin our detailed description of Hipparchus's achievements by looking at the only work which has survived. Hipparchus's Commentary on Aratus and ...

Who was Hipparchus? | Reference.com

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Hipparchus was the Ancient Greek astronomer considered to be the founder of trigonometry. Hipparchus also compiled the first star catalog and uncovered the ...

Hipparchus - University of Oregon

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Hipparchus of Rhodes: Hipparchus, (b. Nicaea, Bithynia--d. after 127 BC, Rhodes?), Greek astronomer and mathematician who discovered the precession of the ...