Homework example (lecture).docx - Dr Nilakshi 1345-002 Ch.1 Summary Constellations are named patterns of stars they are collaborations that populate our

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Dr. Nilakshi 9/13/15 1345-002 Ch.1 Summary:Constellations are named patterns of stars, they are collaborations that populate our night sky andtie into the well known “Zodiac signs” or “Sun sign”. The celestial sphere has the earth in its center; it is what helps us navigate the sky. The Sun rises and falls in different times and at different places. The seasons are linked to the equinoxes and solstices. The sun rises from east to west as we spin in rotation from west to east, rotation spins in an axis that brings day to day changes, while Revolution orbits the sun and brings seasonal changes. The closer the sun gets to the earth, the hotter it will be, usually at around the month of January, as the sun goes further

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