Vincenzo Galilei: Quiz

Question 1: In addition, towards the end of his life he made some substantial discoveries in ________, particularly involving the physics of vibrating strings and columns of air.
OpticsAcousticsClassical mechanicsThermodynamics

Question 2: 1520 – 2 July 1591) was an Italian lutenist, composer, and music theorist, and the father of the famous astronomer and physicist ________ and of the composer Michelagnolo Galilei.
Galileo GalileiScientific revolutionScientific methodIsaac Newton

Question 3: Sometime before 1562 he moved to ________, where he married into a noble family.

Question 4: He was born around 1520 in Santa Maria a Monte (________), and began studying the lute at an early age.

Question 5: He was a seminal figure in the musical life of the late ________, and contributed significantly to the musical revolution which demarcates the beginning of the Baroque era.
ItalyWestern art historyRenaissanceItalian Renaissance

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