Spring2002VER - 2 At the Earth's North Pole, the north...

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2 At the Earth's North Pole, the north celestial pole is (1) at the zenith 3 The Sun passes through the summer solstice on approximately (1) June 22 4 The Sun rises farthest to the south of east on the day of the (1) winter solstice 6 The time interval during which the Sun goes from the vernal equinox all the way around the ecliptic and back to the vernal equinox is termed the (1) tropical year 7 The term heliacal rising refers to (1) a star or planet's first appearance in the dawn sky after having been hidden by the Sun's glare 8 The Moon's phase between first quarter and full is (1) waxing gibbous 9 Because of the directions of motion of the Moon and its nodes relative to the stars the nodical month is (1) shorter than the sidereal month 10 The Moon's major standstills occur in the month when the ascending node is (1) at the vernal equinox 11 The least controversial alignment suggested for Stonehenge is that of (1) the center and Heel Stone with summer solstice sunrise 12 Hawkins's new "discoveries" about Stonehenge were made possible
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Spring2002VER - 2 At the Earth's North Pole, the north...

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