The Scientific Revolution & The Age of Enlightenment Unit Test
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1. Before the Scientific Revolution began, people in Europe explained the world around them by referring to which of the following below? *
2. Before the Scientific Revolution, most people in Europe believed which of the bodies below was at the center of the Universe? *
3. The theory above in #2 was put forth by Ptolemy, a Roman scientist, and was know as the? *
4. During the Scientific Revolution, how did the church treat people with different ideas about our place in the Universe? *
5. Rapid advances in European Science & Mathematics based on a new philosophy of empiricism during the 16th and 17th centuries was known as?  *
6. A method of discovery consisting in the systematic observation, measurement, and experiment, and the formulation, testing, and modification of hypotheses is called the? *
7. Which of the following individuals below was a Polish astronomer who proved that the Earth and the other planets rotated around the Sun *
8. The idea that the Earth and the other planets rotate around the sun is called? *
9. Which of the following happened as a result of Galileo's teaching the theory above in #8? *
10. Which of the following individuals was a French Mathematician who developed Algebra and Geometry? *
11. Which of the following individuals developed a modern understanding of the Laws of Motion and made discoveries about how objects respond to gravity? *
12. Using "cow pox" Edward Jenner developed the first vaccination for which of the following diseases? *
13. Which of the following below was an 18th century European movement in which thinkers attempted to apply the principles of reason & scientific method to all aspects of society and government. *
14. During the Age of Enlightenment, thinkers were interested in studying the relationship between which of the following? *
15. Which of the following below was one of the 5 concepts for advocating reason during the Age of Enligtenment? *
16. Enlightenment thinkers were often known as? *
16. Which of the following Enlightenment philosophes was known for writing The Leviathan which stated that "without government people would fight rob and oppress each other? *
17. Which of the following Enlightenment philosophes would have proposed the idea of Natural Rights and would have stated “All people are born free and equal with life, liberty, and estate (property)” *
18. "Natural Rights" are rights that are given to individuals by? *
19. In which of the famous American documents below would you find mention of "Natural Rights"? *
20. Which of the following Enlightenment philosophes would have proposed the idea of "Separation of Powers" within government? *
21. How is the idea of "Separation of Powers" used in the United States Constitution today? *
22. Which of the following Enlightenment philosophes was concerned about the "Civil Rights" of the people? *
23. Which of the following Enlightenment philosophes was advocated for women's rights? *
24. Which of the following Enlightenment philosophes proposed a free market economy driven by supply and demand rather than an economy controlled by the government? *
25. Enlightenment ideas were often spread in which of the following? *
26. Which of the following best describes a style which is simple, elegant, and similar to Ancient Greece and Rome *
27. Which of the following composers began composing music at the age of 5? *
28. Which of the following Enlightenment Despots made reforms such as less censorship, improved education, and other reforms in Prussia as a result of the Age of Enlightenment? *
29. Compose a well written essay answering the following question: "Identify one famous individual from the Scientific Revolution and explain how their discoveries changed our knowledge of the Universe. Be sure to provide as many details as possible." *
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30. Compose a well written essay answering the following question: Compare the ideas of the Enlightenment with the idea of "Absolutism" we learned about in the last unit. Be sure to give example of how the Enlightenment countered the system of "Absolutism" in Europe and led to revolutions in the United States, France, and Latin America. *
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