fall2000VER - 7 The Sun rises farthest to the north of east...

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7 The Sun rises farthest to the north of east at the time of (1) summer solstice 8 If the vernal equinox moved eastwards with respect to the fixed stars instead of westwards, the tropical year would be (1) longer than the sidereal year 9 The Moon's phase when it is opposite the Sun and thus remains in the sky all night is (1) full 11 The Moon's northern major standstill direction is where (1) it rises farthest north of east 12 For a lunar eclipse the Moon's phase must be (1) full 14 Of Hoskin's criteria for considering astronomical indentifications with features of structures such as Stonehenge, which definitely does not apply to Stonehenge itself? (1) prior justification based on external evidence (e. g. documents) 15 Newgrange was fairly closely aligned with (1) winter solstice sunrise 16 Which of the following is a superior planet? (1) Mars 17 The configuration of an inferior planet at which it is highest in the evening sky after sunset is (1) greatest eastern elongation 18 The Inca calendar, which was constructed around the heliacal rising
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