Galileo's Daughter: A Historical Memoir of Science, Faith, and Love Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:

1.

Maria Celeste tended to write long letters to Galileo on which day of the week? (from Part Four, In Care of the Tuscan Embassy, Villa Medici, Rome)

2.

What was the affectionate nickname of this contact? (from Part Three, in Rome)

3.

In 1630, approximately _____ Florentines died from disease? (from Part Three, in Rome)

4.

In 1633, the nuns complained of the excessive ____. (from Part Five, At Siena)

5.

The investigation into these affairs was known as the __________________. (from Part Four, In Care of the Tuscan Embassy, Villa Medici, Rome)

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