Lunar Surface
Features
Purpose: To learn about lunar
features, how they were formed and in
what order they occurred.
Page 1
Data: None
Calculations: None
Page 2
Results and Conclusions:
Picture 1:
Using a Telescope
Purpose: To serve as an introduction
to the operation and use of a SchmidtCassegrain telescope, and to make
simple observations.
Data: None
Calculations: None
Results and Conclusion
Constellation Study of
the Fall Sky
Purpose: To be able to identify stars in
the sky for the particular season of the
year.
Data: None
Calculations: None
Results and Conclusions:
In the observations
Math Review
Purpose: To review the basic math
needed to complete this course.
Data: None
Calculations:
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Results and Conclusions:
Conclusion:
Math
Micheal Hilton
Justin Johansen
February 28th, 2016
Section 8802
Pages #6
THE MOON'S ORBIT
Purpose:
To understand the properties and cycles of the Moons orbit and to conduct an
experiment to see if Kep
Micheal Hilton
Justin Johansen
May 12, 2016
Section 8802
Pages #8
Spectra Laboratory
Purpose:
To discover how different types of spectra are formed and how they can be organized to classify
stars. To
Micheal Hilton
Taylor Dickson /Arvind Khanal/Shaylene Liao/Gregory Biagi
February 20th, 2016
Section 8802
Pages #5
USING A TELESCOPE
Purpose:
To familiarize a first-time observer on the process of usi
Micheal Hilton
Justin Johansen
May 12, 2016
Section 8802
Pages #7
Winter
Constellations
Purpose:
To easily identify stars in the winter sky.
Results:
1. What is a constellation? Name 8 of them.
A cons
Micheal Hilton
Justin Johansen / Roberto Ricciolini
March 9th, 2016
Section 8802
Pages #5
Celestial Globes
Purpose:
To understand how Johannes Kepler measured the orbit of Mars, and what it
meant to t
Micheal Hilton
Justin Johansen
April 28th, 2016
Section 8802
Pages #6
THE SUN PT 2
Purpose
To determine the radiation from objects at certain temperatures, commonly known as
blackbody radiation to det
Micheal Hilton
Justin Johansen
May 19, 2016
Section 8802
Pages #5
DOPPLER SHIFT AND
EARTHS VELOCITY
Purpose:
To prove that the study of spectral lines can lead to the accurate conclusion of relative
v
Micheal Hilton
Justin Johansen
February 17th, 2016
Section 8802
Pages #7
Lunar Surface Features
Purpose: The purpose of this laboratory is to give us some insight into how
astronomers use the moons su
Micheal Hilton
Justin Johansen
April 21st, 2016
Section 8802
Pages #6
THE SUN
Purpose:
Explore radiation from objects at certain temperatures, commonly known as blackbody
radiation to determine the te
Micheal Hilton
Justin Johansen
May 5th, 2016
Section 8802
Pages #3
TELESCOPIC
OBSERVATIONS
Purpose:
To become familiar with various astronomical objects that can be seen using nothing but
a small tele
Micheal Hilton
February 15th, 2016
Section 8802
Pages #6
Math Review
Purpose: The purpose of this laboratory is to provide us with some insight
into how astronomers use data to reach underlying conclu
Tutorial: Blackbody Radiation
(Adapted from Lecture-Tutorials for Introductory Astronomy, CAPER Team, Preliminary Edition, 2002)
Part I: Spectral Curves
White light is made up of all colors of light.
Astronomy 110 Test 2 Review Castle Chapters 6, 7, and possibly 8
NOTE: THIS IS NOT MEANT TO BE EXHAUSTIVE, THIS IS TO HELP THE YOU TRAIN
ON THE QUESTION FORMATS AND THE CONCEPTS. Just because an issue
Astro 110
Test Review # 1
General, All Tests
Using your textbook and Handouts
The lectures and notes are primarily facts or techniques which are not in the textbook. So dont
count on going home to rea
Putthe layers of the Sun in orderfrom me inside to the outside.
X _ cfw_a Corona
X _ m SolarWimi
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X _ cfw_2 RadiativeZone
X _ cfw_5 Chromosphere
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How often does the Sun go all the wayaround die sky near die ecliptic '2
Choose the answer that is nearestto the trud'i
a) Every month
in) Every week
1:) It depends on the planet widi pe
Quution 1 (III point
Which law would be the best to use for a case where you are analyzing the motion two cars in a car crash?
Q a) Conservation of Linear Momentum
b) Newtons rst law
c Kepler's Third
Qualiml
What is the 1.raliie represented by 105 x 10'?
Give your value to one decimal place
Answer:
X cfw_on
What is the exponent?
Elation 2
When 0.00036 3: 1055 is converted to scientic notation, wha
Earth muons
guano-1 1 111 point
According to our cunent undersianding the Earth
' .= a) Spins on its axis every month
'.' b) Doesn't move
J Q) C Spins on its am every 23 hr 56 min and orons the Sun ye
maroon 1 o 1 1 palm
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b) Sphere whim holds the stars and keeps them from falling on Eanh
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Astronomy 110
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Astronomy 110
HOMEWORK #2 SOLUTIONS
Use a calculator whenever necessary.
For full credit, always show your work and explain how you got your answer.
Be careful about units!
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Astronomy 110 Homework 3 Solutions
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Astronomy 110
HOMEWORK #3 SOLUTIONS
Use a calculator whenever necessary.
For full credit, always show your work and explain how you got your answer.
Be c
Astronomy 110 Homework #2 Solutions
Page 1 of 5
Astronomy 110
HOMEWORK #2 SOLUTIONS
Use a calculator whenever necessary.
For full credit, always show your work and explain how you got your answer.
Be