5 People of the Scientific Revolution

 

By Russell Gushiken

 

Nicolaus Copernicus

 

Nicolaus Copernicus was a

 

Renaissance mathematician and

 

astronomer. 

Nicolaus Copernicus

 

Nicolaus Copernicus was the

 

person who made the idea of

 

the sun being at the center of

 

the universe instead of the

 

Earth.

Blaise Pascal

 

Blaise Pascal was a French

 

mathematician, physicist,

 

inventor, writer and Christian

 

philosopher.

 

Blas Pascal invented the 

 

calculator and adding

 

machine. Pascal made the 

 

Theroy of Probabilities.

Isaac Newton

 

Isaac Newton was an

 

English mathematician,

 

astronomer, and physicist

 

Isacc Newton invented the

 

reflecting telescope and the

 

pet door. He also made the 

 

theroy of gravity

William Harvey

 

William Harvey was an

 

English physician who made

 

seminal contributions in

 

anatomy and physiology. 

 

William Harvey was the first

 

person to describe the heart's

 

functions and the circulation

 

of blood in the body. 

Francois Viete

 

Francois Viete was a French

 

mathematician who worked

 

on algebra. His work was

 

important to develope

 

modern algebra.