IP re-Revolution by 75ig68

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									       Aim: How did the Scientific Revolution change the world?


I Pre-Revolution
    1. Church was still main authority
    2. Geocentric universe (earth-centered)
    3. Renaissance and Reformation challenge old views
    4. Many scientists now challenge theories

II Copernican Theory
    o Nicolaus Copernicus challenged geocentric theory
    o Heliocentric model (sun-centered)
    o Church calls his ideas illogical and un-Christian

III Galileo
    • Proves Copernican theory
    • First to use telescope to document the stars
    • He faced the Inquisition and forced to recant his theories
    • placed on Index of Forbidden Books

IV Revolutionary Scientists
   1. Scientific Method: uses observation, hypothesis, and experimentation
   2. Francis Bacon: inductive logic. experimentation and the collection and analysis of data.
   3. Rene Descartes: deductive method, whatever could be doubted must be rejected
   4. “I think, therefore I am”
   5. Isaac Newton: Law of Gravitation, Calculus

V Church Defends Itself
    Church defends itself on two-fronts
    Reformation: Theological
    Scientific: Science and Math
    Both challenge the pope

								
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