Scientific Revolution, a period of new discoveries, the year of 17th to 19th century, was the result of Scientific Method. Scientific Method uses observation and experimentation to prove theories.The use of Scientific Method helped Europeans to remove the fallacies about science. The enhanced their critical thinking and observation skills to do experiments in physics, chemistry and biology. These experimentations built theories in science subjects that revolutionized the era.. There were beliefs like sun and all the other planets move around earth. Also, human being ...
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...iven by great scientists in the period of 17th to 19th century also, and continuously discovering the unknowns of this universe. Scientific revolution encouraged people to compare the discoveries in order to improve life’s standard.
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