Nguyen, Vietnam – Level 2

DO YOU KNOW ISSAC NEWTON?

If you know about him, you might know about the apple that fell on his head. No, he did not make apple juice, he came up with a theory about force. According to Newton’s law, gravity brings everything down to the ground. Hers is a list of some things you may not know about him:

– He was born prematurely and was very tiny

– He was the worst student in class

– He loved math and he always spoke a lot

– He wanted to stay in school because he found it easy. His mom wanted him to be a farmer, but his teacher insisted he continued studying in school.

– He knew a lot about forces such as gravity, speed and mass

– His friends asked him a question and he missed dinner because he was so focused on finding an answer


http://www.newton.cam.ac.uk/art/portrait.html

author: Nguyen Chu Nam Son