Scientific Revolution (review) D142 (14. (In what year there were hundreds…
Scientific Revolution (review) D142
When did the Scientific Revolution take place?
late 18th century
The city of
was the centre of trade even before the presence of Islam
The city of Mecca
WHere was the "House Of Wisdom" take place?
It took place in Baghdad
In 1543, Copernicus tried to
The publication of Copernicus' model in his book De revolutionibus orbium coelestium (On the Revolutions of the Celestial Spheres), just before his death in 1543, was a major event in the history of science, triggering the Copernican Revolution and
making an important contribution to the Scientific Revolution
Gottfried Leibniz refined the
He also refined the binary number system, which is the foundation of virtually all digital computers
The work that has been translated into Arabic were later translated into
5.the scientific revolution was built or based on...?
was based on belief in a core transformation which began in cosmology and astronomy and then shifted to physics (some historians have argued that there were parallel developments in anatomy and physiology, represented by Vesalius and Harvey).
Andreas Vesalius was the author of
author of one of the most influential books on human anatomy, De humani corporis fabrica (On the Fabric of the Human Body)
In what year there were hundreds of shops providing services for book binding and employing many scribes?
By AD 900
The contribution of the scholars, engineers, poets, philosophers were in terms of and demolishing the earlier inventions and added new inventions (true/false)
The Islamic Golden Age dated from?
from the mid-7th century to the mid-13th
Prior to the Scientific Revolution, it was thought that the Earth was?
the centre of the solar system
the economy of Muslim grew from trading, whereas the economy of Christian, Indian, and Chinese grew from
agricultural landholding nobility
The translating period, it is also known as the
Galileo Galilei was famous for improving the?
His investigation of the laws of motion and improvements on the telescope helped further the understanding of the world and universe around him.
Who worked on the translation of previous work into Arabic?
both Muslim and non-Muslim, sought to gather and translate the world’s knowledge into Arabic in the Translation Movement