Who do you think was the most brilliant philosophe (remember that the philosophers were the thinkers of the Enlightenment, not the Scientific Revolution)?

 

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  1. Most brilliant philosophe

Who do you think was the most brilliant philosophe (remember that the philosophes were the thinkers of the Enlightenment, not the Scientific Revolution)? Defend your answer.

  1. Scientific revolution

Who do you think was most important in the scientific revolution: Nicolaus Copernicus, Tycho Brahe, Johannes Kepler, Galileo Galilei, Francis Bacon, or Isaac Newton? Defend your answer.

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  1. American Revolutions

Part 1; How were the revolutions in Mexico, Haiti, and the United States similar? How did they differ?

Part 2; What motivated people in each revolution?

4. Mexico and the Magna Carta

Read “Magna Carta and Its American Legacy” from the National Archives & Records Administration. https://www.archives.gov/exhibits/featured-documents only use citations and references from here.

Part 1; Compare the events and people’s motives in New Spain during the early 19th century to those in England in the early 13th century. Who was Mexico’s equivalent of England’s King John?

Part 2; What was the Mexican version of the English aristocracy?

Part 3; Who represented the common people? Explain your answer.

5. Art of the Enlightenment

Review the resources and essays at the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History that cover the cultures studied this week. www.metmuseum.org/toah/ only use citations and references from here. You will need to type hyperlink.

Part 1; Why were artists and thinkers of the Enlightenment so interested in classical Greece and Rome?

Part 2; Provide a specific example of neoclassical influence in Enlightenment art or thinking.