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Which best describes René Descartes's contribution to the scientific method? Answer: René Descartes was influential in the development of the scientific method, in which he relied on mathematics and logic rather than ancient teachings

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  1. History

    Which best describes René Descartes's contribution to the scientific method? Answer: René Descartes was influential in the development of the scientific method, in which he relied on mathematics and logic rather than ancient teachings
  2. geometry

    René Descartes is credited with?
  3. Social Studies! Please asap.

    What were Rene Descartes greatest achievements
  4. math

    did Rene Descartes make any other contrbutions besides the coordinate grid
  5. Philosophy

    Does Rene Descartes provide a persuasive reply to the challenge of skepticism?
  6. Philosophy

    Does Rene Descartes provide a persuasive reply to the challenge of skepticism?
  7. Philosophy

    1. Watch out for metaphysics in searching for these answers: metaphysics depends on a magical intrepretation. 2. This link will get you started on these classical questions.
  8. history

    who was put on trial for contradicting the roman catholic church by arguing that earth moved around the sun? A. Copernicus B. Rene Descartes C. John Locke D. Galileo galilei
  9. Philosophy

    How did the greatest contribution of Rene Descartes affect the 18th and 19th-century philosophy? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here are some sites for you to peruse. When you have decided for yourself the most important contribution,
  10. philosophy

    Hey everyone! If anyone of you know the answer to the below please let me know!! 1) How do dreams figure into Descartes conclusions in the first meditation about our beliefs? 2) Why does Descartes think that clear and distinct perception much be
  11. art

    Which painter would take everyday subjects and placed them in bizarre situations? Was it Sigmund Freud, Joan Miro, Rene Magritte, or Yves Tanguy? I think it was Rene Margritte.
  12. math

    rene put 2 blue marbles, 2 green marbles, 2 red marbles and 2 white marbles in a bag, if Rene takes 1 marble out of the bag without looking, what is the probability of rene drawing a blue marble?
  13. english II

    Errors in the use of punctuation marks - Semicolons and Colons A.Many of the "lite" products on the market bear little resemblance to their progenitors; non-fat cream cheese, for example, tastes completely different from the real thing. B.Registered mail
  14. english II

    Errors in the use of punctuation marks - Semicolons and Colons A.Many of the "lite" products on the market bear little resemblance to their progenitors; non-fat cream cheese, for example, tastes completely different from the real thing. B.Registered mail
  15. math

    rene gave each of six people 1/10 of a veggie pizza. rene has 2/5 of the pizza left. explain how this is true
  16. GEOMETRY

    The picture below shows a container that Rene uses to freeze water. A cylinder is shown with base diameter of 6 centimeters and the height as 8 centimeters. What is the minimum number of identical containers that Rene would need to make 2000 cm3 of ice?
  17. Algebra

    Rene used a $4 off coupon to buy bows which cost $2 each. Write an inequality rene could use to determine the number of bows she can buy if she plans to spen more that $8. Then graph the solution set
  18. Math

    The curvature of a circle with radius r is defined as Descartes’ formula gives a relationship between the curvatures of the four circles. What are Descartes’ formula and the curvature of a circle? What does the sign of the curvature of a circle mean?
  19. English

    Choose the sentence that correctly uses ellipses to replace the underlined words. 1: Artist Rene Magritte's humble beginnings included(nonglamorous jobs such as) designing wallpaper and sketching advertisements. A:Artist Rene Magritte's humble beginnings
  20. English

    how does the importance of traveling for the development of Descartes's method compare to Swift's use of travels as a literary device in his novel?
  21. History

    Which best describes Francis Bacon's contribution to the Scientific Revolution? Answer: Francis Bacon paved the way for the Scientific Method by urging scientists to perform experiments to draw conclusions instead of relying on abstract theories
  22. reading / riddle

    rene obsreves the body and files her report.her report is filed but not with the police. because many others will observe the body ,too. though the local police will not be called to ivestigate. why? Is she a med student? Is the report filed with her
  23. social studies

    Who is Rene Laudonniere?
  24. Abnormal Child Psychology

    the work of rene spitz
  25. math

    Rene wants to track the inches of rainfall below or above the average monthly rainfall in four cities in Texas over the course of four months. Rene displays the data for her project in the table below. Negative numbers represent rainfall amounts below the
  26. Phl103

    French philosopher Rene Decartes tried to show that?
  27. history

    what did Descartes mean when he said, "I think,therefore I am"
  28. Science

    Which of the following statements best describes the characteristics of a hypothesis, one of the scientific method? 1. it is a possible answer to a scientific question 2. it is a scientific inquiry that cannot be tested 3. it is a fact 4. it is always true
  29. algebra 1

    rene needs to determine the equation of a line passing through the point (-1,7) that is parallel to y=-3x-4 a. y=-3x+7 b. y=-3x+4 c. y=3x-7 d. y=3x-4
  30. Calculus

    Using Descartes' Rule of Signs, solve: f(x)=x^3+x^2-x+1.
  31. Philosophy

    How does Sartre's idea of "subjectivity" relate to Descartes' "I think"?
  32. BIO 100

    Assignment: The Scientific Method • Review Appendix D. • Open the Scientific Method Web site. • Follow the instructions at the bottom of the Web site to choose a hypothesis and prediction about growing plants. • Click on Do the Experiment. The
  33. HISTOTY

    Match the following statement to the person: One should begin with careful observations of facts and experiments on nature, and then should form general conclusions only when they were fully justified. A. Plato B. Bacon C. Descartes D. Aristotle MY ANSWER
  34. Pre-Calc/Trig

    Use Descartes' rule of signs to describe the roots of the polynomial function. m(x)=x^3+3x^2-18x-40
  35. Pre-trig/Calc

    Please help me. Use Descartes' rule of signs to describe the roots for each polynomial function. 3. m(x)=x^3+3x^2-18x-40
  36. math

    x^4+16x^2+7x-11=0 Descartes’ rule of signs to find the nature of the roots of the equation
  37. Algebra

    Use the Rational Zero Theorum and Descartes Rule of Signs as an aid in obtaining the first root.
  38. algebra

    x^4+16x^2+7x-11=0 Descartes’ rule of signs to find the nature of the roots of the equation
  39. Philosohy

    Can Descartes challenge of skepticism succeed if he did not use the ontological theory as part of his reasoning?
  40. math

    write the particular equation of a quartic function that could, according to Descartes Rule of Signs have four positive zeros.
  41. Math

    write the particular equation of a quartic function that could, according to Descartes Rule of Signs have four positive zeros.
  42. Algebra

    f(x)=2x^4+5x^2-6x+9 Use Descartes' Rule of Signs to determine the possible numbers of positive and negative real zeros.
  43. colag

    use the rational zero theorem and descartes’ rule of signs to assist you in finding all real and imaginary roots for x^4+2^3-3x^2-4x+4=0
  44. Pre Calculus

    Using Descartes' Rule of Signs how can you determine the number of positive and negative zeros (roots) a polynomial may have?
  45. PSYCHOLOGY answer included

    provide a situation when scientific method, case study method, survey method, Naturalistic observation method, Correlation method, and Experimental method could be applied would collecting DNA be for scientific mthod?
  46. Philosophy

    Philosophy and Belief in God Matching Activity Match the following to the philosophies and descriptions below. Use each item only once. a. St. Anselm b. Gaunilo c. St. Thomas Aquinas d. Julian of Norwich e. Rene Descartes f. Gottfried Wilhelm, Baron von
  47. health

    2. Rene Dubos defined health as "a quality of life"...on the part of the individual and is associated with the Medical Models of Health. Is this true or false?
  48. College Algebra

    Find all the zeros of the polynomial function by using the Rational Zero Theorem, Descartes Rule of Signs and Synthetic Division. f(x)=x^3-3x^2-33x+35
  49. biology

    Which best describes Francis Bacon’s contribution to the Scientific Revolution?
  50. social studies

    Francis Bacon’s contribution to the development of the scientific method was
  51. Physical science

    Which of the following is the best explanation of the scientific method? A. The scientific method is a set of rules that every student should follow in science.** B. The scientific method is quite different than the way people solve everyday problems. C.
  52. Penn Foster

    1. In the 1500s, if you were searching for a sophisticated cosmopolitan urban center of learning in the Senegambia, you would have traveled to Timbuktu in the Kingdom of A. Kanem-Bornu. B. Benin. C. Songhai. (my choice) D. Mali. 2. Historians divide the
  53. Science

    Which of the following statements best describes the characteristics of a hypothesis,one of the steps of the scientific method? I think it is a scientific inquiry that cannot be tested.
  54. College algebra

    Use descartes rule of sign to determine the possible number of positive real zeros and possible number of negative 6x^5-6x^4+7x^3-8
  55. ethics please help

    Which one of the following philosophers believes that animals do not feel pain because they do not possess souls? a. Descartes. b. Pollan. c. Pollan. d. Leopold.
  56. Science

    1. What is the difference between a scientific theory and a scientific law? A) A scientific theory describes a pattern of observations, while a scientific law is an educated guess based on observation. B) A scientific theory is based on a few experiments,
  57. Math

    Is there any one who knows if I am right? Do not solve, show possibilities of Descartes's rule of signs for roots. 4x^3-9x^2+6x+4=0 f(x)=4x^3-9x^2+6x=4 - + + one change =4(-x)^3-9(-x)^2+6(-x)+4 - + - + three changes Positive Negative Imaginary 2 1 0 1 2 0
  58. Algebra HELP!

    Do not solve, show possibilities of Descartes's rule of signs for roots. 4x^3-9x^2+6x+4=0 f(x)=4x^3-9x^2+6x=4 - + + one change =4(-x)^3-9(-x)^2+6(-x)+4 - + - + three changes Positive Negative Imaginary 2 1 0 1 2 0 3 possible roots
  59. philosophy

    an understanding of descartes realism, 1. state an original position and 2. support that position with sound reasosning and analysis of appropriate evidence.
  60. Algebra

    Do not solve, show possibilities of Descartes's rule of signs for roots. 4x^3-9x^2+6x+4=0 f(x)=4x^3-9x^2+6x=4 - + + one change =4(-x)^3-9(-x)^2+6(-x)+4 - + - + three changes Positive Negative Imaginary 2 1 0 1 2 0 3 possible roots
  61. English

    I need a timeline of the 1910 poems done by George Bacovia, René Schickele or Gustav Sack. Can anyone please give me a timeline of their publishing works from one of these authors. Or maybe another author in specific, I tried looking at Wikipedia but no
  62. math

    Use the rational zero theorem, Descartes rule of signs, and the theorem on bounds as aids in finding all real and imaginary roots to the following equation: 4x^(3)-17x^(2)+16=0
  63. Algebra 2/Trigonometry

    How do I solve f(x)=x^3-6x^2+16x-96 using Descartes' Rule of Signs to find the number of positive and negative real roots, along with imaginary roots, but not with a graph?
  64. Math

    One thousand raffle tickets are sold for 1 dollar each, one prize of 800.00 dollars is to be awarded. Rene Condos purchases one ticket a) Determine her expected value? b) Determine the fair price of a ticket?
  65. World History

    Which best describes Francis Bacon’s contribution to the Scientific Revolution? Francis Bacon performed human dissections and published a book filled with detailed drawings of human organs, bones, and muscles. Francis Bacon paved the way for the
  66. Science

    A scientist designs an experiment to determine if his explanation for how jellyfish sting is correct. Which part of the scientific method describes his possible explanation? A. conclusion B.variable C. hypothesis D. scientific law
  67. Algebra

    Solve the given polynomial equation. Use the Rational Zero Theorem and​ Descartes's Rule of Signs as an aid in obtaining the first root. 2 x cubed minus 5 x squared minus 5 x minus 1 equals 02x3−5x2−5x−1=0
  68. Math

    Using the Descartes Rule of Sign count the number of sign changes of f(x) and determine the number of positive real zeros. 1. f(x)=x^3+x^2-10x-24 My answer: because the signs don't change the answer would be: "0 sign changes of f(x), which means f(x) has 0
  69. Science

    What is the difference between a scientific theory and a scientific law? A. A scientific theory describes a pattern of observations, while a scientific law is an educated guess based on observation. B. A scientific theory is based on a few experiments,
  70. math

    Which of the following statements is true about scientific inquiry? A. All scientists use the same method of scientific inquiry. B. Scientific inquiry includes one scientific method. C. Scientific inquiry is an ongoing and repetitive process. D. Scientists
  71. math

    In a mayor's race of three candidates, Isaac received 4,000 votes, Benoit received 6000 votes and Rene received 1/3 of the votes. What was the total number of votes cast in the election? Can anyone explain this. It seems like info is missing!
  72. PSYCHOLOGY

    provide a situation when scientific method, case study method, survey method, Naturalistic observation method, Correlation method, and Experimental method could be applied
  73. college allgebra

    f(x)=x^6+4x^5+4x^4+3x^3-x^2-5x+4 Find the maximum number of real zeros, and Use Descartes's rule of signs to determine how many positive and how many negative zeros the function has. You do not need to find the zeros.
  74. Math

    Using the Descartes Rule of Sign count the number of sign changes of f(-x) and determine the number of negative real zeros. 1. f(x)=x^3+x^2-10x-24 My answer: A few signs due change but not enough to say they changed." 0 sign changes of f(-x), which means
  75. psy210

    psy 210 CheckPoint: Research Methods Research Method Description Application Scientific method Case study method Survey method Naturalistic observation method Correlation method Experimental method
  76. Science

    Which of the following best describes a scientific theory? A.A scientific theory is a rule of nature that can never be changed. B.A scientific theory is an educatrd guess about the possible results of an experiment. C.A scientific theory is a description
  77. Psy

    Complate the following chart. The first column shows the name of a research method used in psychology.In the second column, write a brief description of that research method. In the column, provide a situation when this method could be applied. Scientific
  78. Social Studies

    Which movement was initiated in the 1960s by Quebecer Réne Lévesque? a. a movement to give indigenous people their own province b. a movement to make French the official language of Canada c. an initiative to put an end to all immigration into Canada d.
  79. science

    which of the following statements best describes the characteristics of a hypothesis one of the steps of the scientific method?
  80. Math Algebra

    Use Descartes' Rule of Signs to determine the possible number of positive real zeros and the possible number of negative real zeros for the function. 1. 9x^6-5x^4-2x^3+8x^2-4x=0 2. -9x^4+5x^3-2x^2+4x-3=0
  81. math

    In a mayor's race of three candidates, Isaac received 4,000 votes, Benoit received 6,000 votes, and Rene received 1/3 of the votes. What was the total number of votes cast in the election?
  82. Science

    A statement in the scientific method that describes what scientist expect to happen every time
  83. PSYCHOLOGY answer included

    provide a situation when scientific method, case study method, survey method, Naturalistic observation method, Correlation method, and Experimental method could be applied scientific= collecting dna case study= Where the psychologist asks the patient of
  84. pre-calculus

    List the possible rational roots of each equation. Then determine the rational roots. 6x^4+35x^3-x^2-7x-1 The answer in the back of the book is: -1/3 and 1/2 I know that I'm supposed to use Descartes rule of signs. I found that there was 1 positive zero
  85. PSY 210

    Complete the following chart. The first column shows the name of a research method used in psychology. In the second column, write a brief description of that research method. In the third column, provide a situation when this method could be applied.
  86. Physics - The scientific method

    Is the scientific method a clearly-defined set of steps and procedures? I don't think so... There is not just one scientific method, and each one probably involves solving things in a different way.
  87. psychology

    The scientific method is very important to psychology. What other disciplines can you envision making practical use of the scientific method? Is is used at all at your workplace?
  88. psychology

    The scientific method is very important to psychology. What other disciplines can you envision making practical use of the scientific method? Is is used at all at your workplace?
  89. Psychology

    The scientific method is very important to psychology. What other disciplines can you envision making practical use of the scientific method? Is is used at all at your workplace?
  90. calculus

    For the following function f(x)=2x^4-6x^2+2x-1. Find the maximum number of real zeros and Use Descartes's rule of signs to determine how many positive and how many negative zeros the function has. You do not need to find the zeros.
  91. physcology

    The scientific method is very important to psychology. What other disciplines can you envision making practical use of the scientific method?
  92. science

    scientific law scientific theory prototype independent variable dependent variable constant variable Part 2-Short Answer- All questions must be answered in 3 complete sentences What are the characteristics of scientific thinking and investigating? 1. 2. 3.
  93. algebra

    What does Descartes Rule of Signs tell you about the real roots of the polynomial -2x^3+3x^3-5x-2=0 possible answers one positive root either 2 or 0 neg 2 or 0 pos and 2 or 0 neg one pos and one neg either 2 or 0 pos and one neg
  94. college algebra--please help

    what does Descartes rule of signs tell you about the possible number of positive real number zeros and the possible number of negative real zeros of the function? 1. f(x)=2x^5-5x^2+x-1 2. f(x)=5x^6+7x^4-x-6 please show work
  95. History

    Which accurately describes events leading to the Scientific Revolution? Select all that apply. Answer: - Knowledge gained from exploring new lands inspired the Scientific Revolution - Greek rationalism (use of logic and reason) inspired the Scientific
  96. Science

    what are some scientific experiments ideas My teacher told me I could do a scientific experiment following the scientific method.
  97. statistics

    Which of the following is not a consideration in determining the goodness of fit of a model? a. the value of r^2 b. the slope of its residual plot c. the existence of influential points d. the existence of pattern in the residual points e. all of these are
  98. Math

    How many real roots does f(x) = x^3+5x+1 have? x^3 = odd polynomial = at least 1 real root Can I follow Descartes' rule for this? No sign change, so there aren't any positive zeros. when I sub in -x for x (-x)^3+ 5(-x) + 1 = -x^3-5x+1 Then there is one
  99. English

    Identify the choice that best describes the word "scientific" Scientific information like this does not always hold my attention. article adjective*** proper adjective adverb *** - My Answer
  100. science-Help!

    What does it mean in the scientific method that the second step is research? I need to write up the 5 steps of scientific method explaining my experiment-how do i do research?

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