21 according to the author why did the greeks not

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Unformatted text preview: m ena. 21. According to the author, why did the Greeks NOT conduct experim ents to unders tand the phys ical world? a . Ap p a re n tly th e y d id n o t th in k it n e ce s s a ry to e xp e rime n t. b . Th e y fo cu s e d e xclu s ive ly o n g e o me try. c. Th e ir in s tru me n ts o f me a s u re me n t w e re ve ry cru d e . d . Th e Gre e ks co n s id e re d th e a p p lica tio n o f g e o me try to th e p h ys ica l w o rld mo re imp o rta n t. e .No t Atte mp te d 22.The s tatem ent "Nature thus exhibited rationality and was not m ere blind chaos and uncertainty" s ugges ts that a . p ro b le ms th a t h a d b a ffie d s cie n tis ts like Arch ime d e s w e re n o t re a lly p ro b le ms . b . o n ly a s ma ll g ro u p o f n a tu ra l p h e n o me n a w a s ch a o tic. c. p h ys ica l p h e n o me n a co n fo rme d to ma th e ma tica l la w s . d . n a tu ra l p h e n o me n a w e re e vo lvin g to w a rd s a le s s ch a o tic fu tu re . e .No t Atte mp te d 23. Newton m ay be cons idered one of the greates t s cientis ts of all tim e be...
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