Enlightenment Study Guide Name: _________________ People to know: ideas, theories, influences, books/articles published etc… I recommend you create flash cards of all of the names we have learned. John Locke Robert Boyle Rene Descartes Aristotle Baron de Montesquieu Nicolaus Copernicus William Harvey Francois Marie Arouet Gabriel Fahrenheit Thomas Hobbes Anders Celsius Galileo Galilei Frederick the Great Francis Bacon Isaac Newton Denis Diderot Adam Smith Joseph II of Austria Andreas Vesalius Edward Jenner Catherine the Great How did the Enlightenment spread in Europe? How did the Enlightenment spread in the American Colonies? What helped the Enlightenment spread in both continents? Why did the Church conflict with the Enlightenment ideas? How did the Enlightenment influence revolutions? Mary Wollstonecraft Jean Jacques Rousseau What is the difference between the heliocentric and geocentric theory? Who wrote the Poor Richards Almanac? What was the importance of it? What were the discoveries made by Galileo when he used the telescope? What is the definition of the Scientific Revolution and what spread it? What specific philosophers influenced the American Revolution and government?