Which leader of the Scientific Revolution in England promoted the idea that science must rely on repeated observation and experimentation?
A.
Galileo Galilei

B.
Francis Bacon
C.
Nicholas Copernicus
D.
Isaac Newton

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C.Isaac Newton
Sir Isaac Newton PRS MP (25 December 1642 ? 20 March 1727) 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. His book Philosophi? Naturalis Principia Mathematica ("Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy"), first published in 1687, laid the

foundations for most of classical mechanics. Newton also made seminal contributions to optics and shares credit with Gottfried Leibniz for the invention of the infinitesimal calculus.
Newton's Principia formulated the laws of motion and universal gravitation that dominated scientists' view of the physical universe for the next three centuries. It also demonstrated that the motion of objects on the Earth and that of celestial bodies could be described by the same principles. By deriving Kepler's laws of planetary motion from his mathematical description of gravity, Newton removed the last doubts about the validity of the heliocentric model of the cosmos. ]

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Which leader of the Scientific Revolution in England promoted the idea that science must rely on repeated observation and experimentation?
A.
Nicholas Copernicus
B.
Francis Bacon
C.
Galileo Galilei
D.
Isaac Newton
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C.Isaac Newton
Sir Isaac Newton PRS MP (25 December 1642 ? 20 March 1727) 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. His book Philosophi? Naturalis Principia Mathematica ("Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy"), first published in 1687, laid the foundations for most of classical mechanics. Newton also made seminal contributions to optics and shares credit with Gottfried Leibniz for the invention of the infinitesimal calculus.
Newton's Principia formulated the laws of motion and universal gravitation that dominated scientists' view of the physical universe for the next three centuries. It also demonstrated that the motion of objects on the Earth and that of celestial bodies could be described by the same principles. By deriving Kepler's laws of planetary motion from his mathematical description of gravity, Newton removed the last doubts about the validity of the heliocentric model of the cosmos. ] **User:** thank you **Weegy:** You're Welcome! Thanks for using Weegy and have a nice day! **User:** Which leader of the Scientific Revolution in France believed mathematics could be used to explain everything in nature?
A.
Galen
B.
Andreas Vesalius
C.
René Descartes
D.
Galileo Galilei **Weegy:** C. René Descartes believed mathematics could be used to explain everything in nature. **User:** Which Cambridge mathematics professor developed the theory of universal gravitation that revolutionized astronomy?
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C.
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D.
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Who developed a stronger telescope and was able to prove that Ptolemy's theories about the moon were wrong?
A.
René Descartes
B.
Galileo Galilei
C.
Francis Bacon
D.
Andreas Vesalius
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A.
It renewed interest in the scientific accomplishments of classical Greece and Rome.
B.
It introduced modern science as a distinct area of study.
C.
It started new fields of study such as political science and archaeology.
D.
It ended widespread epidemics and pandemics through the development of antibiotics.
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