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4.Suppose you are on the jury at a trial. The key witness testifies that he saw the defendant running from the scene of the crime, which took place on August 14, at 3:30 A.M. He claims that his memory of the event is very clear because when he looked out his window and saw the defendant he also noticed that his astrological sign, Taurus, was exactly in the South. a.Are you convinced by his testimony?
b.If not, at what time was he looking out the window? Explain your answer. 5. There is a famous star cluster called the Pleiades in the constellation of Taurus. The “best time of the year” to observe any astronomical object is when it is on the celestial meridian in early evening, say 10 P.M., when most non-professional astronomers have time to look at stars. What month is “best” for observing this star cluster? December 6. At what time would the Sun rise and set on… Rise Set Length of Daylight c.March 22 5:50am 6pm 12hrs 10min d.June 22 5:15am 7:30pm 14hrs 15min e.September 21 6:15am 6pm 11hrs f.December 21 6:45pm 4:45pm 10hs g.Today 6:30am 5:30pm 11hrs 7. Here’s one that is tricky. For this question, use the celestial globe for help. Is your shadow shorter when the Sun is… higher above the horizon or lower near the horizon? On what day(s) of the year is your shadow at noon shortest… b.At the equator:April 10th, September 30th