Scientific Views on the Origins of the Universe

Today we will be discussing the question of how the universe was created. Please make sure you have a pen and paper ready and have cleared a quiet space for you to work in. If you have the TV or music on and can turn it off, please do. If you are not using your mobile phone for the lesson, it is best to put it to one side so you are not distracted by it. You will also need two different coloured pens: black or blue and another coloured pen such as green or red. Click start when you are ready to think hard!

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Quiz:

Scientific Views on the Origins of the Universe

A quick quiz to assess what you learnt about the scientific and philosophical arguments for the existence of the universe.

Q1.What is the definition of evidence?

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Q2.What is the Big Bang theory?

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Q3.What is also known as the God Particle?

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Q4.How does the First Cause argument attempt to explain the origins of the universe?

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Q5.True or false: Scientists think that the Big Bang explains the beginning of the universe because the noise of the explosion is coming from everything in the universe.

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Scientific Views on the Origins of the Universe

A quick quiz to assess what you learnt about the scientific and philosophical arguments for the existence of the universe.

Q1.What is the definition of evidence?

1/5

Q2.What is the Big Bang theory?

2/5

Q3.What is also known as the God Particle?

3/5

Q4.How does the First Cause argument attempt to explain the origins of the universe?

4/5

Q5.True or false: Scientists think that the Big Bang explains the beginning of the universe because the noise of the explosion is coming from everything in the universe.

5/5

Lesson summary: Scientific Views on the Origins of the Universe

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