ASTR 1010 - Introductory Astronomy I: Fall 2008
REVIEW SET 2
This guide is to aid you in preparing
the SECOND EXAM in class on Monday,
The Cosmic Perspective,
and draws on
the reading, lecture material, clicker qtaesuons, .at\d homework (copies are posted on
course website). If you need help on thismateria1, please come to the
week (s~ below for tgneILocatjon).
We also encourage you to seek out
Samik or Dr. Hornstein, either during OUroffice hours or by special appointment, if you·
have any other questions.
The exam will be very similar to the firSt exam·and consist mainly of short-answer
questions (multiple choice and true-false), whick you will answer on a "scantron" sheet,
and one or two essay questions.
Please bring a nwnber
to the exam (or one
The exams are closed book, but you wilt be allowed 1sheet (2-sides, 8.5"xll")
of handwritten notes. No calculators, iPodg,PDA, etc.
.. You will also be required to
show your CU student
.whenyou turn in your test.
Note that you.CIUJ",rite Illl the/ornudae
- but you are not going to need
l'plug and ch"g" nwmlJersinto IIfo"""",.-rtIt/Is70"
wUlbe expected to know how the
You may have to
(either the mathellUlticfll"'IIY or
tllilogical way) as shown in clflss.
Summary of Key ConceJ*(end
of every chapter)
'Common Misconceptions' and 'Think About It' boxes
Self Study area (can redo activities
many times as you want. Not
graded.) Particularly the
Quizzes since these emphasize concepts
All lecture notes and clicker questil)nSare posted. Review clicker questions
ask at least one!
Use the discussion page to past questions, find study partners, etc.;.
You are encouraged to st1.l4},\lVith~mates,
but be sure to take turns
asking, answering, and exjlaining.questions.
(When done correctly, I think
this is one of the best waySWleartt1)
Review Sessions - Come with q-.estions!
Wednesday, October 15,
Duane G2B41 (below our
Sunday, October 19