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Newton’s 2nd Law of Motion: Force is equal to mass times acceleration Newton’s 3rd Law of Motion: For every action there is al-ways an opposite and equal reaction. These three laws state how any object moves; so with them we can accurately determine how a model rocket works. The first of Newton’s laws is a simple statement that an
Galileo: motion of objects The heavy metaphysical underpinning of Kepler's laws, combined with an obscure style and a demanding mathematics, caused most contemporaries to ignore his discoveries. Even his Italian contemporary Galileo Galilei, who corresponded with Kepler and possessed his books, never referred to the three laws.