Galileo's Daughter: A Historical Memoir of Science, Faith, and Love Test | Final Test - Medium

Dava Sobel
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 114 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy the Galileo's Daughter: A Historical Memoir of Science, Faith, and Love Lesson Plans
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Compared to Rome, the atmosphere in Venice was refereed to as being _____.
(a) Stifled.
(b) Liberal.
(c) Inspirational.
(d) Conservative.

2. What word is used by Niccolini that means the same thing as "interfered?"
(a) Muckraked.
(b) Meddled.
(c) Excluded.
(d) Intruded.

3. Galileo communicated the news of Maria Celeste's death to his friend Elia Diodati, who lived in which major European city?
(a) London.
(b) Amsterdam.
(c) Paris.
(d) Madrid.

4. Maria Celeste was plagued with which malady?
(a) Consumption.
(b) Bronchitis.
(c) Arthritis.
(d) Malaise.

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

Short Answer Questions

1. What was the name of the woman's son?

2. What word is used to describe Galileo's trial?

3. In what month did Niccolini petition the Pope once more?

4. What continued to plague Galileo up until the time he died?

5. In what country was the book finally published?

(see the answer keys)

This section contains 148 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Buy the Galileo's Daughter: A Historical Memoir of Science, Faith, and Love Lesson Plans
Copyrights
BookRags
Galileo's Daughter: A Historical Memoir of Science, Faith, and Love from BookRags. (c)2015 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.