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Description:

This collection of questions and resources covers the standard first chapter in most astronomy textbooks. The questions are designed to be used for in-class student engagement activities. This topics include the Solar System, Galaxy, and Universe, scientific notation, metric prefixes, special units, speed of light, and look-back time. This is part of a larger collection of similar astronomy modules from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. This entire collection covers most of the topics found in most undergraduate introductory astronomy courses.

Subjects:

  • Mathematics > General
  • Education > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 1
  • Grade 6
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9

Keywords:

earth rotation,NSDL,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20090406215240163T,Undergraduate (Lower Division),Space Science,Mathematics,Assessment,scale,Fundamentals,dimensional analysis,light-travel time,units,Astronomy,Informal Education,Higher Education,scientific notation,Education Research,precision,Physics,General Public,Astronomy Education,High School,NSDL_SetSpec_439869,Vocational/Professional Development Education,look-back time,Education

Language:

English

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Public - Available to anyone

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