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Who was the first to measure the dimensions of the Earth. ?

Tags: earth, religion & spirituality
Asked by truth exposed, 19 Oct '12 03:46 pm
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Caliph Al- Ma'moun
Answered by PARTHA PATHAK, 19 Oct '12 03:56 pm

 
  
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Caliph Al- Ma'moun
Answered by rajan, 20 Oct '12 08:42 am

 
  
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Caliph Mamoun
Answered by anantharaman, 19 Oct '12 07:04 pm

 
  
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Caliph Mamoun authorized a team for this in 8 th century and they came to very accurate measurement
Answered by azam khan, 19 Oct '12 03:57 pm

 
  
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Eratosthenes. He was the curator of the great library at Alexandria about 250 BC.
Answered by saranathan Narasimhan, 19 Oct '12 03:53 pm

 
  
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Galileo
Answered by Ganadhisha, 19 Oct '12 03:51 pm

 
  
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Eratosthenes
Answered by Red label, 19 Oct '12 03:49 pm

 
  
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