About the enlightenment
The Enlightment By: Duane Jenkins
The enlightenment was a important period in western civilization. It started during the mid 1600s-1700s.It was a time when scholars,writers,scientist artist,actively saught to use the clear light of reasoning to rid the world of superstition.
Hi my name is Francis Bacon I published a book that inspired generations of scientist and scholars. I was born in England in 1561. I went to Cambridge University Trimity college and I believed that science could free ordinary people from ignorance and allow them to live more productive and comfortable Lives.
My name is Rene Descartes I also published a book that proclaimed that reason and mathematics were all that one needed to discover truth. I liked the universe to a perfect clock that have been designed and built by a master clockmaker that is by a all power full god that set the universe alone.I also create a new type of mathematics called Analytic Geometry
Hi I am Isacc Newton I was born in England in 1642. I attended the same colledge as Francis Bacon. During a 18 month period I worked out the basics of a new branch of mathematics called Calculus. I also made crucial discoveries like the science of light. I managed to understand and mathematically make the laws of gravity and also the laws of motion. I published the philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica
Hi my name is John locke I am a political philosopher of the enlightenment.I was all about the enlightenment and I saw the state of the world as a good state.I felt like government was to enforce the rights of the people if not I felt like the people can destroy the government.Most of my writing was deeply about america
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