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  • Einstein’s Big Idea

    What business was Albert's Father in? He was trying to light up the streets of Munich, Germany. What subjects did Albert like to study? Math, physics, and philosophy. What instrument did he play? The violin Who was his first wife? Milova Marich Where was he working in 1905? The Patent… View Article

  • Einstein

    Albert Einstein physicist Albert Einstein born March 14 1879 Albert Einstein died April 18 1955 in Princeton, NJ Albert Einstein born in Ulm, Kingdom of Württemberg, German Empire Albert Einstein was a German physicist Albert Einstein was a citizen of 5 different countries Albert Einstein those countries were: Württemberg/Germany Switzerland… View Article

  • Adv. US History: Chapter 15, Section 4

    Douglas McArthur - American general defeated in the Philippines - recaptured the Philippines Who said "I shall return?" Douglas McArthur Who is Enrico Fermi? helped create the atom bomb Who is Albert Einstein? famous German physicist who wrote FDR a letter about how a bomb could be built and that… View Article

  • Atomic Structure Timeline (Chemists)

    Democritus - 400BC Proposed that all materials are made by tiny particles called atoms. Aristotle - 400BC -Proposed 4 elements (fire, water, wind, earth) -Thought matter was "continuous" (no such thing as particles) Isaac Newton - 1660 - English scientist, astronomer, mathematician -Real Experiments -Published paper stating their belief of… View Article

  • WWII People 4

    Albert Einstein proposed the Manhattan Project, bomb was based off of his research Albert Einstein went to college in Switzerland and studied math and physics Albert Einstein theory of relativity- laid the basis for releasing energy from an atom Albert Einstein his books ordered to be burned, fired from his… View Article

  • Science Section 4

    Origins of the Manhattan Project Europe was in a period of upheaval in the decades following World War I. Adolf Hitler became Chancellor of Germany in 1933, coinciding with his Nazi Party taking control of the German government. Benito Mussolini, having established a Fascist government in Italy, declared himself dictator… View Article

  • Gravity

    What is gravity? Gravity is a type of force. Gravity depends on what two factors? Gravity depends on mass and distance. What is the moon's gravity compared to the Earth's? The moon's gravity is less than the Earth's gravity. About 1/6 as strong. How does the Sun's gravity compare to… View Article

  • Newton vs. Einstein

    Einstein I showed that very massive bodies warp time amd space in their vicinity Newton My theories are routinely used to predict the ocean tides Newton I described how planets orbit the sun using simple equations Einstein I predicted black holes, worm holes, and other mind-bending concepts that are frequently… View Article

  • Brain & Behavior 1: Einstein’s brain

    Frontal lobe Speech production, movement, complex thinking, personality Temporal lobe Perception of objects, hearing, language comprehension Parietal lobe Perception of touch, reaching and grasping, spatial function Occipital lobe Exclusively devoted to vision and visual perception 4 Lobes of the Brain Occipital, Parietal, Frontal, Temporal Right/Let Hemispheres of the Brain Left:… View Article