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THE MECHANICAL UNIVERSE Name: Bedh Yadav Video 4. Inertia Class: 1. What field did Galileo initially study in school? - Medicine. 2. When was Galileo’s initial 3 year contract up? - 1592 3. What was the magnification of Galileo’s first telescope? - 9 times. 4. What are the moons of Jupiter called? - Galilean Satellites. 5 Explain how Galileo used inclined planes to discover the Law of Inertia. - BY observing the movement of the ball. The ball that rolls down on an inclined plane would roll up on the opposite inclined plane until it reaches its original height and if the
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Unformatted text preview: ball rolls down from an inclined plane to a horizontal surface, it would never stop. 6. Define inertia- A property of a matter to remain constant or at rest. 7. Give an example of an object in the universe having absolute rest.- Nothing in the universe comes to rest. 8. What shaped path do all projectiles follow?- Parabolic curve. 9. When was Galileo summoned to Rome?- 1632 10. When was Galileo put on trial?- 1634. 11. In what year was the dispute between Galileo and the Roman Catholic Church resolved?- It did not resolve....
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This note was uploaded on 12/07/2011 for the course PHYSIC 1401 taught by Professor Brooks during the Spring '11 term at Collin College.

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