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Other

Description:

In this lesson, students will learn Kepler's three laws of planetary motion and learn about the properties of ellipses. The lesson includes an activity in which they construct the orbit of a planet, and use Kepler's third law to calculate its period of revolution. Objectives, background information, a materials list, instructions, and a student worksheet are included.

Subjects:

  • Science > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 1
  • Grade 2
  • Grade 3
  • Grade 4
  • Grade 5
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  • Grade 12

Keywords:

Space Science,Chemistry,Middle School,NSDL,Semimajor axis,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20070206161825546T,Science,Physics,Foci,High School,NSDL_SetSpec_2802835,Space science,Eccentricity,Physical sciences,Semiminor axis,Astronomy,Space sciences,Geoscience,Earth science

Language:

English

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