This website provides an interactive applet and tutorial on understanding the sun-earth-moon relationship. There are three tutorial pages that explain the elements of the lunar phases diagram one-by-one. Second, there is the lunar phases tool and quiz. The tool is an interactive version of the diagram and can be used to solve the problems posed by the quiz.
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Keywords:NSDL,Undergraduate (Lower Division),Space Science,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20061003061648630T,Classical Mechanics,Fundamentals,moon,lunar,Applications of Newton's Laws,Lunar Phases,Astronomy,Informal Education,Higher Education,orbital dynamics,lunar phases,Physics,High School,NSDL_SetSpec_439869,Vocational/Professional Development Education,Education,Technology,Newton's Law of Gravitation
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