Call us 24/7: + 1(925)399 0085

Get your paper done by an expert

No matter what kind of academic paper you need, it is simple and secure to hire an essay writer for a price you can afford at StudyAcer. Save more time for yourself.

WhatsApp + 1(925)399 0085
$ 10
  • bibliography
  • title page
  • revisions
per page
19 k happy customers
4.7 out of 5 satisfaction rate
27 writers active

History Homework,..

Hi all,

I have a history homework based on the information bellow.

It dose not supposte to be long answer, once you have a clear and resnable answer is ok, like one page.

Need to be done by this Sunday.




The reading by David Orrell, ‘Divide and Conquer: The Gospel of Deterministic Science,’ is taken from his book Apollo’s Arrow: The Sciencxe of Prediction and the Future of Everything, and looks at the same ideas we covered in class this week. Especially, it compares the two seemingly contradictory visions of the future represented by (1) determinism (in which the future is seen to be the inevitable outcome of forces in the present, and therefore should, in theory, be possible to predict with absolute certainty as long as we have access to all available information) and (2) probability (in which even absolute knowledge will not allow us to predict the future with 100% certainty, and the best we can hope for is to estimate a range of possibility).

This apparent conflict will be the subject of much of the remainder of this semester. Think about Laplace’s claim in the early 1800s — is it possible to imagine a vast intellect (e.g. a supercomputer) that is able to analyze a vast amount of data (e.g. the Internet) and on that basis make absoutely certain predictions about the future? If not, why not? Or is still true that, despite that vast increases in the production and storage of information, our ability to communicate with each other at the speed of light, and the sharing of ideas with billions of other people (all crucial to the explosion of “collective learning” in the 20th century), we are no closer to being able to predict the future than we were, say, 200 years ago?

For now, please take another look at Orrell’s article and post a brief reply to the following questions by the end of next week:

1. Select any TWO of the sub-headed sections of this chapter (e.g. ‘Straight vs. Crooked,’ ‘Limited vs. Unlimited,’ etc.) and in your own words briefly summarize in each instance what you understand Orrell is arguing.

2. Having discussed the possibilities and problems in determining (i.e. predicting) the future scientifically, Orrell then conlcudes (p. 117) that “the fundamental danger of deterministic, objective science” is that “It has no sense of the mystery, magic, or surprise of life. A key difference between a living thing and an object is predictability: kick a stone, and you know what will happen; swat at a bee, and things get more complicated.”

Briefly, say whether you agree or disagree with Orrell’s view here, and explain why. In either case, in your opinion what is the key obstacle in predicting the future of human events?

Our guarantees

Study Acers provides students with tutoring and help them save time, and excel in their courses. Students LOVE us!No matter what kind of essay paper you need, it is simple and secure to hire an essay writer for a price you can afford at StudyAcers. Save more time for yourself. Delivering a high-quality product at a reasonable price is not enough anymore.
That’s why we have developed 5 beneficial guarantees that will make your experience with our service enjoyable, easy, and safe.

Money-back guarantee

You have to be 100% sure of the quality of your product to give a money-back guarantee. This describes us perfectly. Make sure that this guarantee is totally transparent.

Read more

Zero-plagiarism guarantee

Each paper is composed from scratch, according to your instructions. It is then checked by our plagiarism-detection software. There is no gap where plagiarism could squeeze in.

Read more

Free-revision policy

Thanks to our free revisions, there is no way for you to be unsatisfied. We will work on your paper until you are completely happy with the result.

Read more

Privacy policy

Your email is safe, as we store it according to international data protection rules. Your bank details are secure, as we use only reliable payment systems.

Read more

Fair-cooperation guarantee

By sending us your money, you buy the service we provide. Check out our terms and conditions if you prefer business talks to be laid out in official language.

Read more

Our Homework Writing Disciplines

With a highly diverse team in almost all academic fields including: