WONDER #2586: Who Was Galileo Galilei?
Question 1 of 3
This Wonder was mostly about...
- the position of the planets in our solar system.
- the discoveries of Galileo and how they put him at odds with the Catholic Church.
- how to use a telescope to look deep into space and make your own scientific discoveries.
- what Galileo studied in school.
Question 2 of 3
Which of these discoveries caused Galileo to think the Earth was not the center of the solar system?
- He found that Venus revolved around the sun.
- He learned that the moon has craters.
- He found the first four moons of Jupiter.
- Both a and c
Question 3 of 3
Which of these is NOT a field in which Galileo made great contributions?
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