Galileo's Daughter: A Historical Memoir of Science, Faith, and Love Quiz | Eight Week Quiz F

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part Five, At Siena.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Maria Celeste recalls being in the garden with her father learning about which of the following?
(a) Telescope.
(b) Gravity.
(c) Mathematics.
(d) Tides.

2. Which person was eager to step forward to help the convent through their leanest hours?
(a) Elisa.
(b) Mariana.
(c) Cristina.
(d) Arcangela.

3. Galileo suggested to Maria Celeste that she petition this Pope for assistance.
(a) Urban.
(b) Gregory.
(c) Pius.
(d) John.

4. Which Pope approved the Edict of 1616?
(a) Paul.
(b) Pius.
(c) Urban.
(d) Gregory.

5. What was the name of the town where the friend lived?
(a) Arcetri.
(b) Acquasparta.
(c) Rome.
(d) Arno.

Short Answer Questions

1. The nuns at the convent rejoiced with the news of Galileo's impending return. Which of the nuns ran to Maria Celeste crying with joy?

2. What was the name of the town where the convent was located?

3. How many cardinals would preside over Galileo's trial?

4. Galileo's trial and exile left him feeling like which of the following?

5. What caused the delay in Galileo's trip to the Vatican?

(see the answer key)

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