WH Lab 1 - Name William Henderson NetID wh10 ASTR 100 \u2013 Planetary Orbits Lab Planetary Orbits Lab Answer Sheet ASTR 100(1 Upload as a PDF on

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Name: William Henderson NetID: wh10 ASTR 100 Planetary Orbits Lab Planetary Orbits Lab - Answer Sheet ASTR 100(1) Upload as a PDF on Moodle. Did you work with any classmates? Collaborating is fine (and can help you learn!) but make sure your submitted work is in your own words. List any classmates you worked with here: None 1. (4 points) A. Center B. Focus C. major axis D. semi-major axis 2. B 3. A 4. 1 5. 0 6. C 7. Perihelion 8. C 9. 32 years 10. true 11. C 12. Circle 13. (four parts) i. No ii. Nothing iii. Half way on the semi-major axis(right side) iv. Half way on the semi-major axis(left side)
14. Earth s orbit is not perfectly circular only being off by a very small margin 15. The pluto and earth orbit seem similar but earth s is more circular than pluto 16. E 17. A 18. (four parts) i. No ii. Yes iii. 10 AU iv. 30 AU 19. A 20. 15 AU 21. C 22. One scenario could be an asteroid or comet orbiting around the earth. The two foci are the earth and the sun and the comet would orbit around the two of them 23. (three parts) i. Left side farthest of center ii. Right side closest to center

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