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Science and the Enlightenment Quiz

Thomas L. Hankins
This Study Guide consists of approximately 36 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Science and the Enlightenment.

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Questions 1-5 of 25:

1.

Who made the first extensive series of investigations of electricity in his book "De Magnete," according to Chapter 3? (from Chapter 3, Experimental Physics)

2.

Newton had not made it clear whether the forces acting between the planets and between the parts of matter acted at a distance or through some intervening medium called a(n) ________. (from Chapter 3, Experimental Physics)

3.

According to the narrator in Chapter 6, societies modeled after the Royal Society were founded at the following locations, except for which one? (from Chapter 6, The Moral Sciences)

4.

Contemporary chemistry recognized only one element in the gaseous state, and that was the element _______. (from Chapter 3, Experimental Physics)

5.

In Chapter 4, who found that many liquids cooled on evaporation: the more volatile the liquid, the greater the amount of cooling? (from Chapter 4, Chemistry)

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