1551. The goal of a scientific approach is to explain natural phenomena and make useful predictions in:

A. A haphazard manner
B. A manner design to fit the theorist’s or experimenter’s bias
C. A consistently reproducible manner *
D. None of these

1552. ” Truth is the looked for the wellbeing of own and those are locked in upon the journey for the good of anything for its own are not keen on different things. The road to the truth is rough and difficult to navigate.’ Which key figure in the development of the scientific method in the 11th century stated this?

A. Aristotle
B. Ibn al Haytham *
C. Plato
D. None of these

1553. Abu abdullah muhammad bin Musa al Khwarizmi is famous for writing the “Kitab al jaber wal muqabla ” in which he :

A. Presented the first systematic solution of linear and quadratic equations *
B. Delineated methods of oppressions and competition
C. Wrote the laws of optics
D. None of these

1554. Galileo galilee was persecuted by the catholic church for suspicion of holding the view that :

A. Objects of varying masses all fell at the same speed.
B. The sun revolves around the moon
C. The earth was probably not the center of universe *
D. None of these

1555. The proliferation of education and dissemination of knowledge in the last two centuries has led to a faith in science that :

A. Causes human beings to turn on other human beings
B. Is primarily responsible for war and poverty
C. Leads to oppression of education
D. None of these

1556. Science attempts to :

A. Find the rules that govern everything around us to explain how the universe works
B. Use discovered laws to engineer new devices
C. Both A and B
D. None of these

1557. Ibn zuhr, the author of Al Taisir, is known as :

A. The father of experimental surgery *
B. The founder of calculus
C. A biographer of provincial governors
D. None of these

1558. Ibn Khaldun’s Muqaddimah is regarded by many as :

A. The first work dealing with a philosophy of history *
B. A minor footnote in his writings
C. A well-documented tale of his trial
D. None of these

1559. A physical , Mathematical or logical representation of a natural phenomenon is called :

A. Phenomenal
B. A scientific model *
C. A theoretical postulate
D. None of these

1560. ISSAC newton and Gottfried Leibniz working independently in the 17th century laid the foundation of classical phsics and are known as fathers of :

A. Astrology
B. Relativistic theory
C. Integral and differential calculus *
D. None of these