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Aristotle was not only a mathematician but also made important contributions by organizing deductive logic He believed that logic was not a science but rather had to be treated before the study of every branch of knowledge Aristotles name for logic was analytics This great achiever wrote on the many subjects of zoology psychology metaphysics philosophy astronomy meteorology chemistry and geography Aristotle was born in Stagirus around 384 BC on the peninsula of northern Greece His father was a medical doctor and there is little doubt that Aristoles father would have wanted him to become a doctor for the tradition was that their medical skills were kept secret and handed down from father to son Back then people in Greece did not visit a doctor it was the doctors who traveled round the country tending to the sick which means Aristotle most likely was traveling around with his dad His father had so much success that soon he was appointed the personal physician to Amyntas III king of Macedonia When Aristotle was ten years old his father died and since his mother also died when he was young a guardian Proxenas brought up Aristotle This man taught him Greek rhetoric and poetry which helped Aristotle greatly later on in life In 367 BC at the age of seventeen Aristole was sent to Platos Academy in Athens However Plato was not running the school at this time instead many other great teachers were running the school After Aristole finished school he became a teacher at the academy and taught mainly rhetoric and dialect He stayed at the school for twenty years and near the end of that it became difficult to educate because of the political issues that were going on so he left After leaving the school he traveled to Assos where the ruler Hermias with much praise greeted him Soon after he married the niece and adopted daughter of Hermias
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