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15 Cards in this Set

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Nicolaus Copernicus
developed heliocentric theory
Johannes Kepler
discovered planetary motion
Galileo Galilei
scientific method
logical procedure for gathering and testing ideas
Isaac Newton
discovered laws of gravity
William Harvey
discovered circulation of blood
Robert Boyle
founder of modern chemistry
heliocentric theory
sun is the center of the universe
Rene Descartes
mathematician who believed in using logic and reason
Sir Francis Drake
Spanish Armada Leader
Prince Henry the Navigator
Prince of Portugal
Vasco de Gama
discovered route from Portugal to Africa and India
Hernando Cortez
Defeated Aztecs
Francisco Pizarro
Counquered Inca
Jauques Cartier
Canadian leader