Essays Tagged: "mathematics and physics"

Albert Einstein

tedin science, went to Zurich, Switzerland, to enter a famoustechnical school. There his ability in mathematics and physicsbegan to show.When Einstein was graduated in 1900 he was unable to get ateach ...

(2 pages) 95 3 4.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Albert Einstein

en had to be behind things'.After public school in Munich and in Aarau,Switzerland,Einstein studied mathematics and physics at the Swiss Polytechnic Institute in Zurich.He graduated in 1900.From 1902 ... s positions and his citizenship.Even before this happened he had been asked to direct the school of mathematics in the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton,New Jersey.He accepted this position an ...

(3 pages) 70 0 4.2 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Albert Einstein

ted in science, went to Zurich, Switzerland,to enter a famous technical school. There his ability inmathematics and physics began to show.When Einstein was graduated in 1900 he was unable to get ateac ...

(2 pages) 56 1 3.8 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Albert E

stein returned (1896) to the Zurich Polytechnic, graduating (1900) as a secondary school teacher of mathematics and physics.He worked at the patent office in Bern from 1902 to 1909 and while there he ...

(3 pages) 45 0 3.8 Apr/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

this is a biography on Andrija Mohorovicic

ear Opatija, where he went to elementary school. He attended secondary school in Rijeka and studied mathematics and physics at the Faculty of Philosophy in Prague in 1875. After graduating, he first t ...

(3 pages) 54 0 5.0 May/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

A report on Marie Curie.

he world of physics and lifted it to a higher platform, but she brought along with it chemistry and mathematics, which she was equally adept at. Those around her marveled at her abilities and stood in ... ild of Bronsilawa Boguska, a pianist, singer, and teacher, and Wladyslaw Sklodowska, a professor of mathematics and physics. Her life was destined to be filled with great success from the time she ste ...

(5 pages) 103 1 4.7 Oct/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Albert Einstein

lastic ability. It was his uncles Jacob Einstein and Caesar Koch that stimulated his fascination in Mathematics and science, so that at the age of twelve he devoted himself to learning.Having the wish ... secondary school at Arau and graduated there in the spring of 1900 as a secondary school teacher of mathematics and physics. Having now a certain economic security he married Mileva Maric, his univers ...

(1 pages) 37 0 4.2 Nov/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Abnormal Psychology and Therapy Modalities.

idered to be a loner and a quiet boy. He is not interested in school work with the exception of his Mathematics and Physics classes. Justin is respectful with his parents, but doesn't show affection t ...

(7 pages) 157 1 4.5 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology


for knowledge, he became more interested in the study of alchemy and chemistry, philosophy, logic, mathematics and physics. But it was the field of medicine that he spent most of his life, practicing ... it, out of which about half deal with medicine and twenty-one on Alchemy. He also wrote on physics, mathematics, astronomy and optics, but these writings could not be preserved. A number of his other ...

(9 pages) 37 1 5.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Grace Murray Hopper.

e played many sports and continued her education through collage. She earned a bachelor's degree in mathematics and physics from Vassar College, and a PhD in math from Yale University. She also got a ...

(2 pages) 34 0 4.5 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics

The Biography of Rene Descartes

sent to the Jesuit school of La Fléche in Anjou. He performs brilliantly in all his studies, mathematics and physics in particular. He graduates in 1616 from the University of Poitiers with a d ... ' methods by other philosophers and his responses to them.Descartes' most important contribution to mathematics is his creation of analytical geometry. His writing on geometry is found as treatise to ...

(9 pages) 116 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

Bruce Barnbaum

baum was born in Chicago, Illinois in 1943. He was not always an artist, his earliest career was in mathematics and physics, but by the 1960s he had discovered a new hobby in photography. By 1970 this ...

(2 pages) 48 0 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

A decline in American Education By: Tan Ly

ourth, eighth, and twelfth grade students across the country, were tested in four subjects: general mathematics, general science, advanced mathematics, and physics. The results were astonishing. The U ... were astonishing. The U.S. was ranked at, or near the bottom, in each of the curricula. The general mathematics scores, by high school seniors, were lower than all but two countries, Cyprus and South ...

(4 pages) 64 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Marie Curie

cally died from tuberculosis when Marie was a 11. Her father Ladislas Sklodowska was a professor of mathematics and physics. As her only role model Marie became fascinated with her fathers physics equ ... ench Marie during this time. Marie graduated in 1893 and a year later received her master degree in mathematics.After Graduating from school Marie spent time working for a French industrial society. F ...

(6 pages) 34 1 4.7 Nov/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

James Hillier devlopment of the Electron Microscope

illier thought he would like to be a commercial artist. Instead, he turned out to have a talent for mathematics and physics, and won a science scholarship to the University of Toronto. There, he and f ...

(1 pages) 873 0 0.0 May/2005

Subjects: Science Essays

The Scientific Revolution

ban areas of Renaissance cities. The Revolution occurred in the areas of science such as astronomy, mathematics, and physics; and it also led to changes in medieval universities, and maritime explorat ...

(2 pages) 53 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy


career as a Qantas pilot begins in school where you should be studying English, a level above basic Mathematics, and Physics for Years Eleven and Twelve. Your subject choice and marks achieved should ... n, it will be returned to you.Minimum Criteria Documentation Required Education Passes1 in English, Mathematics2, and Physics at a level equivalent to or higher than the NSW Higher School Certificate ...

(6 pages) 34 0 5.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Mamie Phillips Clark

egregated town. After graduating at age sixteen, Phipps attended Howard University, with a major in mathematics and physics.At Howard, Phipps was an academic scholarship awardee and worked part-time i ...

(2 pages) 3248 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Grace Hopper biography

ter Fletcher Murray and Mary Campbell Horn Murray. Even as a young child Grace loved learning about mathematics and the new technological advances that were coming out, mostly because of her surroundi ... f the century. In 1924 Grace attended Vassar College, majoring in the sciences, specifically mathematics and physics. After four years of hard work she graduated with Phi Beta Kappa honors and ...

(2 pages) 9 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Stephen Hawking

h his parents were gone a lot, they had a big influence on his life. Hawking always wanted to study mathematics and physics, but his Dad said that mathematics did not have many job opportunities. He e ... ny job opportunities. He ended up majoring in physics and chemistry. Another reason he did not take mathematics was because it was not available at Oxford University, his local college. When he was gr ...

(6 pages) 14 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics