9.17.07 Astronomy notes

9.17.07 Astronomy notes - Astronomy 9.17.2007 F = mv ^ / r...

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Astronomy – 9.17.2007 F = mv^2 / r V e  =  / 2GM r V c  =  / GM r D = vt 2 r =  π / GM r  P p^2 = 4 ^2/GM   * r^3 π Lesson 3 – The Nature of Light Particle / wave ? Wave: transfer of energy, information, not mass. Travels through a medium Wavelength = from crest to crest, trough to trough. [m] Amplitude = difference between undisturbed state and crest / trough Period = time for one wavelength to pass [s]
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This note was uploaded on 09/24/2009 for the course ASTR 101 taught by Professor Christiansen during the Fall '08 term at UNC.

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