This is an activity intended to help students understand orbital motion and Kepler's Laws through a comparison of a circle and an ellipse and the application of Kepler's Law of Elliptical Orbits.
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- Grade 8
- Grade 9
Keywords:Informal Education,Education,Middle School,NSDL,Fundamentals,Physics,Undergraduate (Lower Division),Gravity,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20061003062346367T,Celestial Mechanics,Higher Education,High School,NSDL_SetSpec_439869,Space Science,Vocational/Professional Development Education,Kepler's Laws,Astronomy,Technology,Classical Mechanics
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