12/25 - On LL -Text: Excerpt from Isaac Newton's Laws of Motion. Short Response Question:
Read the excerpt from Isaac Newton's Laws of Motion. What does this excerpt reveal about Isaac Newton?
Sir Isaac Newton is one of the most important scientists in history. He studied how the universe works and formulated laws of physics to help people understand things like gravity, motion and light. Isaac Newton also invented the branch of mathematics known as calculus. It can be said that he used math to explain the world (or at least some things about it).
Isaac Newton was born in England in 1642. His interest in science developed early. As a boy, he made sundials, model windmills, a water clock and a mechanical carriage.