PTYS/ASTR 206 Practice Final Exam - Spring 2012 The final exam will be held on Tuesday, May 8, from 8 - 10 AM. It will be held in our regular classroom, Kuiper 308. The final will essentially be a slightly longer version of the midterm exams. There will b

PTYS/ASTR 206 Section 1 Spring 2012 Circle the appropriate answer. SOLUTIONS
Quiz #2: 3/22/12
#1. The Earth's interior is very hot. What is the primary source of this heat? A) Radioactive decay of elements within Earth's interior, and residual heat after

PTYS/ASTR 206 Section 1 Spring 2012
Quiz #3: 4/24/12
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#1. Which planet rotates on its axis the fastest (i.e. which has the shortest rotational p

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Quiz #1: 2/9/12
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1. In the geocentric model of the solar system developed by Ptolemy, planets move A) in cir

PTYS/ASTR 206 Section 1 Spring 2012 Practice Exam 2
Note: The second exam is scheduled for Thursday, March 29, 2012. It will be held in-class; you will have 70 minutes to finish the exam. Please note that this practice exam is meant to serve as an additio

PTYS/ASTR 206 Section 1 Spring 2012 Practice Exam 1 Note: The first exam is scheduled for Thursday, February 16, 2012. It will be held in-class; you will have 70 minutes to finish the exam. Please note that this practice exam is meant to serve as an addit

PTYS/ASTR 206 Section 1 Spring 2012
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NAME:_SOLUTIONS_ Due Date: start of class 4/26/2012 It can be turned in after class, but before 5PM on the due date for a 5pt penalty The assignment can be turned in for half credit before the sta

PTYS/ASTR 206 Section 1 Spring 2012
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NAME:_SOLUTIONS_ Due Date: start of class 4/10/2012 It can be turned in after class, but before 5PM on the due date for a 5pt penalty The assignment can be turned in for half credit before the sta

PTYS/ASTR 206 Section 1 Spring 2012
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NAME:_SOLUTIONS_ Due Date: start of class 3/22/2012 It can be turned in after class, but before 5PM on the due date for a 5pt penalty The assignment can be turned in for half credit before the sta

PTYS/ASTR 206 Section 1 Spring 2012
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NAME:_SOLUTIONS_ Due Date: start of class 3/6/2012 It can be turned in after class, but before 5PM on the due date for a 5pt penalty The assignment can be turned in for half credit before the star

PTYS/ASTR 206 Section 1 Spring 2012
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NAME:_SOLUTIONS_ Due Date: start of class 2/9/2012 5 pts taken off if turned in late, but before 5PM of the due date The assignment can be turned in for half credit before the start of class on Fe

PTYS/ASTR 206 Section 1 Spring 2012
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NAME:_SOLUTIONS_ Due Date: start of class 1/24/2012 5 pts taken off if turned in late, but before 5PM of the due date The assignment can be turned in for half credit before the start of class on J