2020_1 NOUN elearn TMA Questions & Answers: GST105 - History And Philosophy of Science

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2020_1 NOUN elearn TMA Questions & Answers: GST105 - History And Philosophy of Science

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2010_1 NOUN elearn TMA Questions & Answers: GST105 - History And Philosophy of Science





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1 Formal science does not employ which of the following?

experimentation


2 What do you call Lamarck’s theory which states that changes acquired during an individual’s life are brought about by environmental pressure and internal desires and that offspring inherit the desired changes?

theory of inheritance of acquired characteristics


3 What did Georges-Louis Comte de Buffon’s study establish?

that all mammals have common features


4 What do you call the period that witnessed the first complex change in scientific outlook?

era of scientific revolution


5 introduction


6 Which of the following do we attribute our inability to articulate Africa’s contribution to world civilisation?

colonial education


7 The Copernican theory was based on what?

hypothesis


8 By questioning Thales’ position that water is the basic phenomenon behind all reality Anaximander is said to have given birth to something fundamental to the advance of science. What is that?

critical tradition


9 The definition of science that traces the root meaning of the word science is called?

etymological definition


10 What were the intellectual class of the ancient Egyptians called?

priest- scholars







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GST105 TMA2
9/10



1 What purpose did the Egyptian invention of calendar serve?

aristle


2 What discovery led to reorganization of nature whereby atom ceases to be the indivisible particles of matter?

discovery xray


3 The cells which aid reproduction in human beings are called what?

gametes


4 One of the following is not an object of empirical science. Identify the odd one

witches


5 Demonstrate how the Yoruba will express 106 symbolically

106= {20×6)-10-4


6 An individual is stripped and placed on a mat lying on his back. A pin or thorn is lightly rubbed over the inside of his thigh. What do the Hausa physician who subjects another person to this testing for?

impotency


7 Why do we regard the 20 th century as space age?

20th cent men visited other planet


8 How do you state the cell theory?
cells are building blocks of living things


9 What purpose did the Egyptian invention of calendar serve?

to guide them through planting season


10 Which of the following is regarded as man’s earliest tool?

his teeth







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