Homework 1 Astronomy
1. Read the Chapter I did (Sixth Edition).
2. Critical Information
a. Chapter 1
i. Section 1
1. Learning about the interaction between stars and galaxies.
2. The history behind our existence (Big Bang).
3. Understanding that we are a
This map is useful within an hour of the following local standard times : Late December Early January Late January Early February 10 pm 9 pm 8 pm 7 pm
ST=4 Lat. 40
Great Square of PEGASUS
This map is useful within an hour of the following local daylight times : Late July Early August Late August 11 pm 10 pm 9 pm
ST=18 Lat. 40N
Astronomy Vocabulary Review
Altitude- the angular distance of a heavenly body above the horizon. Azimuth- the arc of the horizon measured clockwise from the south point, in astronomy, or from the north point, in navigation, to the point where a verti