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Copy of WHICC Scientific Revolution
Transcript of Copy of WHICC Scientific Revolution
New Scientific Ideas
universal law of gravitation
the philosophers of the middle ages constructed a model of the universe called geocentric that puts the earth on the center of the universe
is a system in where the universe is a series of concentric spheres
in may, 1543, copernicus published his famous book, he believed that his heliocentric conception of universe was more accurate than other systems
it was a law from newton that explains why the planetary bodies do not go off in straight lines butinstead continue in eliptical orbits about the sun
was a system of thought is based on the belief that reason is the chief source of knowledge
was a system procedure for colllecting and analyzing evidence
scientists should proceed from the particular to the general
is a country in Central Europe, bordered by Germany to the west; the Czech Republic and Slovakia to the south; Ukraine, Belarus to the east; and the Baltic Sea and Kaliningrad Oblast (a Russian exclave) and Lithuania to the north
is a city and comune in the Veneto, northern Italy
was a Greco-Roman writer of Alexandria, known as a mathematician, astronomer, geographer, astrologer, and poet of a single epigram in the Greek Anthology
was a Renaissance mathematician and astronomer who formulated a heliocentric model of the universe which placed the Sun, rather than the Earth, at the center
was an Italian physicist, mathematician, astronomer, and philosopher who played a major role in the Scientific Revolution
was an English physicist and mathematician who is widely regarded as one of the most influential scientists of all time and as a key figure in the scientific revolution
is a public research university located in Cambridge, England, United Kingdom. It is the second-oldest university in the English-speaking world (after the University of Oxford), and the third-oldest surviving university in the world. It is considered to be one of the most prestigious institutions of higher learning in the world
was a 17th-century natural philosopher, chemist, physicist, and inventor
was an English aristocrat, a prolific writer, and a scientist.
was a German astronomer, and one of the first famous astronomers of her period.
was a French philosopher, mathematician, and writer who spent most of his adult life in the Dutch Republic
was an English philosopher, statesman, scientist, jurist, orator and author.
in ptolemaic system it tolds that the earth is in the center of the universe, and in the one that copernicus did that is in heliocentric form it tolds that sun is the center of the universe and not earth.
because the copernican system threatened the church's entire conception of universe and seemed to contradict the bible
people thing earth was on the center of the universe
people start thinking the sun was the center of universe not earth
now they can make regular observations of heaven
universal law of gravitation
explains why do planetary bodies do not go off in straight lines
they start a systematic procedure for collecting and analyzing evidence