Exploring Ancient Philosophers' Theories on Matter Divisibility Quiz
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Exploring Ancient Philosophers' Theories on Matter Divisibility Quiz

Test your knowledge of ancient Indian and Greek philosophers' theories on the divisibility of matter with this quiz on Chapter 3: ATOMS. Explore the postulations of Maharishi Kanad and the concept of smaller particles as you delve into the history of matter.

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What did Democritus call the indivisible particles?

Atoms

Who postulated the idea of Parmanu?

Maharishi Kanad

Who suggested that there are smallest particles beyond which further division will not be possible?

Maharishi Kanad

Who elaborated the doctrine of smallest particles existing in a combined form?

<p>Pakudha Katyayama</p> Signup and view all the answers

When was the idea of divisibility of matter considered in India?

<p>Around 500 BC</p> Signup and view all the answers

What did Democritus call the indivisible particles?

<p>Atoms</p> Signup and view all the answers

Who postulated the idea of Parmanu?

<p>Maharishi Kanad</p> Signup and view all the answers

Who elaborated the doctrine of Parmanu?

<p>Pakudha Katyayama</p> Signup and view all the answers

When did ancient Indian philosophers consider the divisibility of matter?

<p>Around 500 BC</p> Signup and view all the answers

What was the name given to the smallest particles by Maharishi Kanad?

<p>Parmanu</p> Signup and view all the answers

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