Archimedean Principle/Historical Note

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Historical Note on the Archimedean Principle

The Archimedean Principle appears as Axiom $\text V$ of Archimedes' On the Sphere and Cylinder.

The name axiom of Archimedes was given by Otto Stolz in his $1882$ work: Zur Geometrie der Alten, insbesondere über ein Axiom des Archimedes.