Flashcards in Chapter 19 Science and Industry in the Modern Age Deck (28):
What term is defined as "the confused idea that the stars, rather than God, rule the destinies of men"?
Which Greek philosopher was highly admired during the Middle Ages?
Who discovered the three laws of planetary motion?
What is the language of science?
What English philosopher played an important role in developing the scientific method?
Physics is the basic science of matter and
Who proposed the sun-centered, or heliocentric, view of the universe?
Who discovered the universal law of gravitation?
invented the reaper
18th century Scottish economist
wrote Descent of Man
invented the seed drill
invented the steel plow
The principle of uniformity states that the _____ is the key to the past.
Charles Darwin published ___________ in 1859.
The Origin of Species
The Industrial Revolution helped ______ take the lead in industrialization.
The __________ produced goods in small private shops.
Real wages ________ in England during the Age of Industry.
England's Industrial Revolution began in the _____ factories.
_________, giant of the steel industry, wrote a book on philanthropy called The Gospel of Wealth.
_________ praised a free market system in his book, Wealth of Nations.
perfected the electric telegraph
developed a steel-making process
invented the incandescent electric light bulb
invented the cotton gin
produced the Model T
developed the steam engine