Astro - unit 3 - blank objs as worksheet

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unit 3 1. the difference between linear measure and angular measure; 2. that a circle can be divided into 360 degrees, each degree into 60 minutes of arc, and each minute into 60 seconds of arc, and that the symbols (°, ', '') are used for degrees, minutes, and seconds, respectively; 3. the result of multiplying and dividing numbers written in powers-of-ten notation;

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unit 3 4. and use the small angle equation (Optional Basic Equation I);
unit 3 5. the following about significant figures: (a) the meaning of the term significant figures (b) the correct significant figures in a simple calculation 6. from a list of the planets (or any subset of planets) the correct order of increasing or decreas- ing distance from the Sun;

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unit 3 7. the symbols commonly used to denote the Sun and the planets; 8. from a list a planet’s approximate: (a) distance from the Sun in AU (b) radius relative to the Earth’s radius
9. a description of: (a) Ptolemaic model and problems with that model (b) Occam’s razor

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## This note was uploaded on 11/08/2011 for the course BIOL 243 taught by Professor Datt during the Spring '08 term at South Carolina.

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