Study & Essay
Why did Robert Hooke and Newton become rivals?
What was Descartes' theory of the universe? How did it differ from Newton's?
Name at least four phenomena that were explained with Newton's law of universal gravitation.
State Newton's three laws of motion.
What was Edmund Halley's role in the publication of the Principia?
Discuss the clash between Newton and Gottfried von Leibniz.
What were Newton's religious beliefs? What was the role of religion in his intellectual pursuits?
What was the Royal Society? Discuss Newton's role in the organization.
Briefly, why is the year 1666 significant for Newton?
What was Newton's theory of light? How did he come to this theory?
by martinuddin, September 09, 2012
Please note that G.W. von Leibniz died in 1716, not 1714 as stated in the time line.
In the test, the question where Isaac studied mentions the year 1616, err for 1661.
I took the test and came to 94 % but I contend that he never had any lovers at no point. He was inFatioated as far as I know so the right answer is not in the list!
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