Isaac Newton Term Paper by cee-cee

Isaac Newton
A discussion of Sir Isaac Newton's inventions and discoveries.
# 110243 | 1,589 words | 8 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 18, 2008 in Physics (General) , Mathematics (General)

$19.95 Buy and instantly download this paper now


The paper discusses how Sir Isaac Newton was one of the greatest mathematicians and physicists of all times with achievements in other domains such as alchemy, chemistry and even religion or philosophy. The paper looks at Newton's work "Optiks," a study which best emphasizes his work on light and color, and his work "The Principia" that explains Newton's three laws and his definition of gravity.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Cohen, I. Bernard, The Newtonian Revolution, Cambridge, 1980, 546 pages;
  • Koyre, Alexandre, Newtonian Studies, Harvard U. Press, 1965, 673 pages;
  • Westfall, Richard S., Never at Rest: A Biography of Isaac Newton, Cambridge 1980;
  • Isaac NEWTON, "The Principia: Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy", University of California Press, Los Angeles, 1999;
  • Manuel, Frank E., "The Religion of Isaac Newton", Oxford 1974, 388 pages;

Cite this Term Paper:

APA Format

Isaac Newton (2008, December 18) Retrieved September 18, 2020, from

MLA Format

"Isaac Newton" 18 December 2008. Web. 18 September. 2020. <>