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Who discovered the theory that the sun was the center of the universe?
Copernicus Nicolaus Copernicus did. He called that theory HELIOcentric theory. Helio meaning "sun-centered." ...
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Compare the theory of Galilei to Copernicus what observation you meet?
Galelei derived his theory from Copernicus. To Copernicus it was just a theory. Galilei managed to prove it when he invented the telescope and was able to see the moons orbiting Jupiter. ...
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How did Copernicus disprove ptolemy's theory about universe?
Copernicus did not disprove anything. He advanced a simpler theory which turned out to be more correct. ...
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What year did Copernicus discover Heliocentric Theory?
Copernicus discovered the heliocentric theory in 1510 and worked on it for four more years. ...
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Who is the person who disagreed with ptolemy's theory of the universe?
Nicolaus Copernicus disagreed with his theory, Copernicus belived that Ptolemy's view was to complicated. ...
The ptolemaic theory of the universe was desproved by?
Copernicus disproved the Ptolemaic Theory of the Universe.
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Why did Copernicus believe the geocentric theory of the universe was wrong?
the geocentric theory was inacurate
Which theory is most closely associated with Nicolaus Copernicus?
Heliocentric theory of universe.
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What was Copernicus theory about the sun and planet?
Copernicus' theory, also known as the heliocentric theory, basically stated that the sun was the center of the solar system and that the earth and the other planets revolved around it. This opposed Aristotle's geocentric theory. ...
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Who created the heliocentric theory?
Nicholas Copernicus developed the heliocentric theory .It use to be the Copernicus Theory.Later when Galieo invented the teloscope he proved it true And renamed Heliocentric Theory Nicoluas Copernicus was the first astronomer to propose the heliocentric theory. The heliocentric theory was first proposed by the Greek astronomer and mathematician Aristarchus of Samos, in the 3rd century, BCE. The first predictive heliocentric mathematical model of the motion of the planets was developed by Nicholas Copernicus. ...
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What did Copernicus give to the understanding of astronomy?
Nicolaus Copernicus challenged the geocentric theory and presented the heliocentric theory. The heliocentric system placed the sun at the center of the universe. ...
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Who was first correct on solar system Copernicus or Galileo?
Copernicus developed the theory, Galileo supported it with his observations. ...