Chaos: Making a New Science Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


Where did Michael Barnsley earn his Ph.D.? (from chapters 7-8)


What is a lossy compression method for digital images based on fractals? (from chapters 7-8)


In physics and fluid mechanics, what refers to the layer of fluid in the immediate vicinity of a bounding surface where effects of viscosity of the fluid are considered in detail? (from Chapters 5-6)


Who is attributed to the following quote from Chapter 10, "Inner Rhythms": "The sciences do not try to explain, they hardly even try to interpret, they mainly make models"? (from chapters 9-11)


What was Edward Spiegel's specialty, discussed in Chapter 9, "The Dynamical Systems Collective"? (from chapters 9-11)

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