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Unformatted text preview: a full moon in the south east Student #2 reported: a waning gibbous in the south west Student #3 reported: a first quarter moon in the south west Student #4 reported: a waning crescent just rising in the east Physics 401 Sample Moon Problem 1. (continued) B. [6 pts] Student # 3 above looked out for the moon again 3 nights later at exactly 9 pm. Would he/she have been able to see the moon on this night (assuming clear weather)? If so, what phase would he/she have recorded and in approximately what direction would he/she have been looking? If the student would not have seen the moon, state what phase the moon would be in and explain why it would not be possible to see the moon....
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This document was uploaded on 10/29/2011 for the course PHSX 201 at MSU Bozeman.
- Fall '01