Respond to the following questions in a cohesive essay, with an introduction, a series of body paragraphs, and a conclusion. Incorporate direct references to the primary source(s).
What is the historical setting for this invention?
How did Archimedes respond to his particular historical context with this invention? What problem was he attempting to solve?
Do you see this discovery or invention at work in the modern-day? If so, how?
Writes with authority citing only authoritative sources through paraphrasing rather than direct quotation.
Word Count: 750-1,000 words
Cite authoritative sources