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Unformatted text preview: 2ndExamReview Examdate&7me:Tuesday,April19thfrom8:30amto10:30am Cosmology Cosmological principle Universal expansion v = Hod Newtonian Universe 3 possible cases (k, , q) -open, closed, borderline/marginally bound Cri%caldensity=/crit GRinCosmologycurvatureofspace(,) CosmologicalredshiCo/=1/R(t)=1+z Cosmologicalconstantlet=/8G AgeofUniversefordifferentcurvatures(=0) IstheUniverseopen,closed,flat?Resultsfrom... addingupmaSer gravita%onaleffects(changeofHoover%me)Accelera%ngUniverse! measuringflatness tot=M+ BigBang CMBwhat,whenwhere...(Decoupling/Recombina%on),importancetoBB Radia%on/MaSerdominatedUniverse CMBAnisotropies(geometryofuniverse,seedsofstructure,etc) CMBques%ons(horizonproblem,flatnessproblem) BigBang(con7nued) BigBangNucleosynthesisduringfirstfewminutesproducedHe,D baryonicmaSeris~5%ofcrit Basicfundamentalpar%clesleptons,hadrons,baryons,quarks Fourfundamentalforcesrela%vestrengthsandpar%clecarriersUnifica%ontheory Infla%onhowdoesitsolveCMBques%ons? Planets Terrestrialvs.Jovianplanets CometsMeteoroids,Asteroids Forma%onofSolarSystemNebularTheoryandCondensa%onTheory Terrestrialplanetscompareinteriorstructure,rota%onrates,axis%lts Earthatmosphere,magnetosphere,ocean%des Mooncratering,forma%on Mercurynoatmosphere,craters Venusthickatmosphere,volcanoes Marsthinatmosphere,moons,spacecraCvisits,surfacefeatures,volcanoes,water Jovianplanetscompareinteriorstructure,rota%onrates, axis%lts,atmospheres Jupiter'szones,belts,GreatRedSpot Saturn,Uranus,Neptuneatmospheredifferences Pluto KuiperBelt ExtrasolarPlanets ...
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