Galileo Galilei

BY: Kayla Rash

background

*Galileo's father Vincenzio Galilei chant and musician and abrasive champion of advanced musical theories of that day

*Galileo started his education at the Monastery of Vallombrosa

*Galileo was a student of the university of piza

*Galileo was the oldest of six children

acheivments

*he constructed a more powerful telescope

* discovered that the moon is not a perfect sphere and that it has craters and mountains

* he found out that Jupiter has 4 moons

impact on today

*created a more powerful telescope with a magnifying power of 32

*invited the first thermometer

*Galileo was called the father of the scientific method

interesting facts

click below for interesting facts about Galileo Galilei
Galileo Galilei Biography

citations

Works Cited

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Hairris, Laurie. Bioagraphy for Beginers. Favorable Impressions: Pleasant Ridge, 2006. Print.

Parker, Steve. Science Discoveries : Galileo Galilei. Philidelphia: Chelsa house, 1992. Print.