Flashcards in Chapter 7 Section 1 fill in the blank Deck (10):
________ used spells and magic formulas to try to change one substance to another
_________ believed that positions of stars influenced human life.
_________ relied on religious teachings and works of classical thinkers to explain mysteries of nature
during the era of the _________, people began using experiments and mathematics to understand many mysteries
Johann Kepler published his ________ (____) to eventually prove the Heliocentric theory
laws of planetary motion (1609)
through his own telescope, Galileo was able to view ________, ________,________, and _______
mountains on moons
rings on Saturn
Moons around Jupiter
church scholars disapproved Galileo's theory because it contradicted the ______
an english-Irish chemist, ________, helped pioneer the modern science of chemistry.
and English chemist, _______, discovered the element oxygen in 1774 and ______, french scientist, later named it