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Sir Isaac Newton

written by: discoglist
 
Learn more about one of the greatest scientists to ever walk this earth.

Question 1:


In what country was Isaac Newton born?
England
Austria
Scotland
France

Question 2:


What was the name of Isaac Newton's wife?
Anne
Katherine
None of these
Vivienne

Question 3:


At the Trinity College in Cambridge, Isaac Newton was taught solely according to the ideas of which ancient philosopher?
Cicero
Plato
Aristotle
Diogenes

Question 4:


The falling of what fruit on the ground inspired Isaac Newton to formulate his theory of gravitation?
Orange
Apple
Peach
Pear

Question 5:


What important position did Isaac Newton assume in 1696?
Warden of the Louvre
Warden of the Royal Crown
Warden of the Royal Mint
Warden of the Royal Treasury

Question 6:


Apart from his work in the field of physics, Isaac Newton is known for exploring which of the following on a daily basis?
Plant species
Bible
Art
Anatomy of animals

Question 7:


Isaac Newton’s mother removed him from school as she wanted him to be which of the following?
Merchant
Painter
Tailor
Farmer

Question 8:


What object did Isaac Newton use to demonstrate the decomposition of white light into a color spectrum?
Pyramid
Mirror
Prism
Lens

Question 9:


After Isaac Newton's death, chemical analysis showed that he had been exposed to immense amounts of which of the following?
Mercury
Arsenic
Alcohol
Nicotine

Question 10:


Which of these is true about Isaac Newton?
All of these
He was the first scientist in history to be knighted.
He died of smallpox.
He had thirteen children.

 


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