Choose one of the following pre-socratics; Heraclitus, Phythagora, or Democritus.

What are the main ideas of the philosopher chosen and what is their place in the history of philosophy?

Did your philosopher influence Plato?

Between 3 and 4 typed pages. double spaced.

All essays need a bibliography listing all sources used. Footnotes where appropriate. Separate sheet at end of essay no cover necessary.