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Galileo also identified the __________ as the ideal trajectory for uniformly accelerated motion in a plane.

parabola
Line
circle
hyperbola


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Galileo was the first to observe sunspots, the rings of _______ (though he didn''t know what to make of him), and lunar mountains and craters.

Saturn
Venus
Jupiter
Earth


Galileo observed the planet Saturn, and at first mistook its rings for planets, thinking it was a three-bodied system.

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In which year, Galileo published Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems with the permission of Pope Urban VII

1639
1632
1641
1832


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In which year, Galileo was reburied at Santa Croce, sacred ground ?

1837
1737
1937
1597


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Galileo lived in a monastery until age ________.

35
25
55
15


He then was educated in the Camaldolese Monastery at Vallombrosa, 35 km southeast of Florence.

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In 1604, Galileo learned of the telescope through a _____ optician.

American
Dutch
French
English


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One of Galileo''s most important findings was that ________ also had orbiting moons ?

Jupitar
Pluto
Venus
Saturn


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Which of these is not a field of Galileo ?

Astronomy
Physics
Mathematics
Chemistry


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Galileo made improvements to the newly invented telescope and eventually managed to make a telescope with _______ magnification.

8x
16x
32x
64x


alileo made improvements to the newly invented telescope and eventually managed to make a telescope with 32x magnification. He found Jupiter’s four moons and observed their rotation

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Galileo attained a degree in mathematics at the University of

Pisa
Boston
Oxford
Tuscany


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