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Jessica Diaz 10/11/19 Exam I. The Scientific Revolution and the Enlightenment 1. Nicolas was a Renaissance astronomer and the first person to formulate a comprehensive heliocentric cosmology which displaced the Earth from the center of the universe. Also, with the Sun at the center of the universe, demonstrated that the observed motions of celestial objects can be explained without putting Earth at rest in the center of the universe. His work stimulated further scientific investigations, becoming a landmark in the history of science that is often referred to as the Copernican Revolution. Nicolas believed that the sun revolved around the earth sun was the center of the solar system movement of planets could explain weather stars and planets represented spirits. His model was able to form a strong foundation for scientists to build and improve on. Other astronomers proved that our planet is just one world orbiting one star in cosmos. 2. In Tabula Rasa, according to John Locke it was the theory that birth a human mind is a “blank slate” without rules for processing data and the data is added and rules for processing are formed solely on sensory experiences. He stated that people need knowledge from the information about the objects in the world that our senses bring.

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