TTT, Chapter 7, pages 167-179.
Newton's Bucket experiment. (4
- Explain in your own words Newton's bucket experiment.
- Explain what Newton concluded from the observations of the
rotating bucket, i.e., what was the claim he wanted
to support, and what is the argument for supporting
Rules for reasoning.
- State Newton's rules for reasoning in your own words.
- Briefly discuss whether you agree that the rule should be accepted
as a general rule for reasoning.
Verification and falsification.