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Rene Descartes- info, wrote what
Fr. father of philosophy, deductive; Discourse on Method (challenge everything, "I think therefore I am."
Nicholas Copernicus-from, belief
Polish, sun=center universe-heliocentric theory; Cath said Earth center(geocentric) called heretic
Galileo Galilei- prof of what, where, father of, published what-result
prof. of physics, Univ of Padua(Italy); physics, astronomy, and science; Dialogue(follower of Copernicus)-books burned, house arrest(Pope)
Sir Isaac Newton-from, wrote ___ aka___, prof where, discover what
Eng, Philosophae Naturalis Principlia Mathematica (Principles), Cambridge, theory of universal gravitation
ount Vernon(Washington's), Jefferson's Monticello, The Brandenburg Gate(Berlin)
George Friedrich Handel-from __ performs in__, makes ___ which are ___, produces ___
German, Eng, cantatas- plays with no lines, "Messiah"
John Locke-from, wrote, includes
Eng, Two Teatisies on Government, people born with unalienable rights (Dec of Ind)
Jean Jacques Rousseau-wrote, quote
The Social Contract, "man is free everywhere in chains" (principles of Consti)
Adam Smith-from, wrote, which said
Scotland, The Wealth of Nations, wealth not measured gold and silver but in total production
Eng transportation and other good things
roads and canals, flexible political system, highest per capita income, decline in mortality(better care, more food, better sanitation)
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