astro - unit 37 completed objectives

astro - unit 37 completed objectives - Unit 37 1. The names...

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Unit 37 1. The names and countries of the three people who could be called the “fathers of rocketry” 2. The year, country, and satellite name for: A) the first artificial Earth satellite B) the first U.S. artificial satellite 3. a description of the important scientific discovery of the first U.S. artificial satellite 4. a description of the difference between “cultural” and “practical” space explora- tion 5. a description of the following for artificial Earth satellites A) the 5 basic purposes and the generic name of each B) the scientific discovery of 0A02 C) the 3 methods Telstar 1 used to transmit information D) that a reliable 5-day weather forecast could save the world several million dollars E) the process used by the navigation satellites 6. the following for Moon probes (unmanned): A) the four basic questions that the United States hoped to answer B) the name of the country that sent the Frst successful spaceship about the Moon, the name of the probe, and its year of launch C) the names of the U.S. unmanned probes that were designed to map selec- ted areas of the Moon, land, and analyze the Moon D) the name of the USSR series that soft-landed on the Moon and that all the successful ones have returned samples to Earth 7. the following about probes to Mercury: A) the year and name of the Frst probe B) the number of orbits for which data were returned 1
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Unit 37 C) the scientifc conclusions 8. the Following about probes to Venus: A) the name oF the USSR probe series that successFully landed B) the name oF the USSR series that studied the atmosphere C) the conclusion about the major composition oF the atmosphere and clouds and the use oF ultraviolet light to study weather patterns 9. the Following about probes to Mars: A) the name oF the USSR probe series that was unsuccessFul in its landing attempts B) the name oF the U.S. series that photographed the surFace C) the name and year oF the U.S. series that landed on Mars D) the major conclusions about the ice caps, the Former existence oF water, and liFe 10.the Following For the outer solar system: A) the names oF the frst pair oF probes that have flown past Jupiter and Sat- urn and that have leFt the solar system B) the names oF the probes that have studied Jupiter (1979) and Saturn (1980s) C) which probe reached Uranus (1986) and Neptune (1989) 11. that many satellites have been launched to study the Sun, stars, galaxies, and the interstellar medium in optical, X-ray, and ultraviolet wavelengths; and that
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