Scientific Revolution
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  • Question 1
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    Q. Galileo was tried for heresy because he argued  
    answer choices
    That heaven did not exist
    That Earth revolved around the sun
    Against the law of gravity
    That the sun revolved around the Earth
  • Question 2
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    Q. According to Copernicus, the sun  
    answer choices
    Revolved around the earth
    Was the center of the Universe
    Was the biggest star
     Had many moons
  • Question 3
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    Q. During the Scientific Revolution the heliocentric view of the universe was first proposed by __.
    answer choices
    Ptolemy
    Francis Bacon
    Isaac Newton
    Nicolaus Copernicus
  • Question 4
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    Q. The Scientific Revolution challenged many medieval ideas about science. All of the following were astronomers during the Scientific Revolution except __.
    answer choices
    Nicolaus Copernicus
    Ptolemy
    Galileo Galilei
    Johannes Kepler
  • Question 5
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    Q. The idea that the earth is the center of the universe is the ___________ theory.
    answer choices
    geocentric
    heliocentric
    earthcentric
    world's worst
  • Question 6
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    Q. The idea that the sun is the center of the universe is the ____________ theory.
    answer choices
    geocentric
    heliocentric
    solar
    sunny
  • Question 7
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    Q. What is the first step to the scientific method?
    answer choices
    Make a hypothesis 
    State a question or problem
    Do the experiment
    Analyze the data 
  • Question 8
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    Q. What is the heliocentric theory?
    answer choices
    There is no sun
    The sun is smaller than the Earth
    The sun is the center of the universe
    The Earth in the center of the universe
  • Question 9
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    Q. What did the geocentric theory state?
    answer choices
    The sun was at the center of the universe
    The earth was at the center of the universe
  • Question 10
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    Q. What did Galileo Improve?
    answer choices
    The astrolabe
    the stars
    The Telescope
    cat food.
  • Question 11
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    Q. Who created the heliocentric theory?
    answer choices
    Copernicus
    Galileo 
    Ptolemy
    Kepler
  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q. Who created the geocentric theory?
    answer choices
    Issac Newton
    Ptolemy 
    Copernicus
    Galileo
  • Question 13
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    Q. What did Kepler add to Copernicus’ heliocentric theory?  
    answer choices
    That Jupiter had four moons
    That the planets revolved around the earth 
    That the sun was the biggest star
    That the planets move in eliptical (oval shaped) orbits around the sun
  • Question 14
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    Q.  _____________________ was an Italian astronomer who developed the telescope, which then confirmed Copernicus’ Heliocentric Theory 
    answer choices
    a. Isaac Newton
    b. Galileo Galilei 
    c. Adam Smith
    d. Dennis Diderot
  • Question 15
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    Q. Nicolaus Copernicus used _________________ to come up with his theory.
    answer choices
    Luck
    Mathematical formulas  
    Guesses
    Friends
  • Question 16
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    Q. Nicolaus Copernicus was the first person to challenge the church and develop the idea that the universe is ______________
    answer choices
    Earth centered
    Mars centered
    Sun centered
    beautiful 
  • Question 17
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    Q. During the scientific  revolution people started using experiments to test theories rather than just believing the ___________
    answer choices
    King
    Family
    Church
    Sir Salami 
  • Question 18
    20 seconds
    Q. Galileo was tried for heresy because he argued  
    answer choices
    That heaven did not exist
    That Earth revolved around the sun
    Against the law of gravity
    That the sun revolved around the Earth
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