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Ninth Grade (Grade 9) Enlightenment Questions

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Grade 9 Enlightenment
Francis Bacon, Galileo, and Isaac Newton promoted the idea that knowledge should be based on
  1. the experiences of past civilizations.
  2. experimentation and observation.
  3. emotions and feelings.
  4. the teachings of the Catholic Church.
Grade 9 Enlightenment
What British scientist defined gravity?
  1. Bacon
  2. Brahe
  3. Newton
  4. Copernicus
Grade 9 Enlightenment
Grade 9 Enlightenment
Grade 9 Enlightenment
Which statement best describes the effects of the works of Nicolaus Copernicus, Galileo Galilei, Sir Isaac Newton, and René Descartes?
  1. The scientific method was used to solve problems.
  2. The acceptance of traditional authority was strengthened.
  3. Funding to education was increased by the English government.
  4. Interest in Greek and Roman drama was renewed.
Grade 9 Enlightenment
Who created the heliocentric theory?
  1. Galileo
  2. Newton
  3. Mozart
  4. Copernicus
Grade 9 Enlightenment
Grade 9 Enlightenment
Grade 9 Enlightenment
Grade 9 Enlightenment
In John Locke's social contract people could                       .
  1. question govenmet
  2. not question govenment
  3. look the other way
  4. elect a president
Grade 9 Enlightenment
Grade 9 Enlightenment
John Locke's philosophy is known as                .
  1. Head of State
  2. State of Nature
  3. Natural Rights
  4. Stament of One
Grade 9 Enlightenment
Who famously stated: "I think, therefore I am"?
  1. Newton
  2. Kepler
  3. Galileo
  4. Descartes
Grade 9 Enlightenment
Grade 9 Enlightenment
Grade 9 Enlightenment
Grade 9 Enlightenment
John Locke believed that all humans are                .
  1. slow to learn
  2. selfish
  3. always fighting
  4. a blank slate
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