The Scientific Revolution in the 17th Century . From Aristotle to Newton. Aristotle ( 384 - 322 B.C.). known as "the Philosopher" by later thinkers, created a huge body of work that was virtually synonymous with philosophy for over 2000 years.
From Aristotle to Newton
1. A body moves in a straight line unless impeded. (Inertia).
2. Every action has equal and opposite reaction.
3. Every body attracts every other body with a force proportional to the distance between.