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Outgrowths of Scientific Revolution
(1) reasoning that developed in Renaissance (2) improved education at universities (3) Tech advances that aid the field in both questioning and discovery
Influence of Church
delays Scientific Revolution because in believes the pursuit of science is against religion
Changes in Medieval thought
Renaissance (emerging freedom of thought), Influence of trade through Mideast (advanced math), New Inventions, New World, end of local violence
(1473 - 1543) Polish astronomer, Proposed Heliocentric Theory, resisted publishing work until his death (HE WAS WRONG)
Problems of Copernicus
(1) Lacked math necessary to prove his theory
(2) faced opposition from both Catholic and Protestant leaders
Brahe's student; Dutch
uses advances in math to speculate that planets move in eliptical orbits around the sun
Italian astronomer and physical scientist
forward thought in the area of gravity
observed 4 moons orbiting Jupiter; placed under house arrest
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