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Solar System B

Postby Adi1008 » August 4th, 2018, 11:26 pm

Solar System B: Students will demonstrate an understanding and knowledge of the geologic characteristics and evolution of the Earth's moon and other rocky bodies of the solar system.

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Re: Solar System B

Postby ferociousbus493 » September 28th, 2018, 11:27 am

Hey, I am new to solar system, and I am wondering if anybody has any leads on were to get my information... Specific sources and stuff. The best I have been finding is sources from NASA.

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Postby OrigamiPlanet » September 28th, 2018, 1:04 pm

Hey, I am new to solar system, and I am wondering if anybody has any leads on were to get my information... Specific sources and stuff. The best I have been finding is sources from NASA.
I've used "Astronomy Today" as an undergrad textbook. It is really useful for getting a baseline, but make sure you pick the "Solar System" one! NASA is also a good resource too; for math you should look for YouTube videos for each individual calculation.
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Re: Solar System B

Postby ferociousbus493 » October 5th, 2018, 11:39 am

Thanks everybody for the info... I also have another question, I was reading the solar system paper that describes all the different things you need to learn and I saw that said something like hands on activities... What does that mean!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?

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Re: Solar System B

Postby Unome » October 5th, 2018, 11:46 am

Thanks everybody for the info... I also have another question, I was reading the solar system paper that describes all the different things you need to learn and I saw that said something like hands on activities... What does that mean!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?
As it relates to Solar System, I'd say it's just being used as a fancier term for application-based questions. There should be a section in the rules about them.
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Postby dxu46 » October 5th, 2018, 5:19 pm

Thanks everybody for the info... I also have another question, I was reading the solar system paper that describes all the different things you need to learn and I saw that said something like hands on activities... What does that mean!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?
As it relates to Solar System, I'd say it's just being used as a fancier term for application-based questions. There should be a section in the rules about them.
An example would be labeling the parts of an eclipse, or labeling the lunar maria. It isn't really "hands one" per se, but like Unome said, you apply what you've learned from the knowledge part.

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Re: Solar System B

Postby ferociousbus493 » October 8th, 2018, 11:20 am

Thanks everybody! :)

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Re: Solar System B

Postby 2013210 » October 15th, 2018, 12:48 pm

What are kiplers laws of planetary mosen and where can I find the info?

During a solar eclipse can the moon be different colors other than red?

How many dorfe planets in our solar stum have names?
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Re: Solar System B

Postby 2067598 » October 15th, 2018, 1:05 pm

How many dorfe planets in our solar stum have names?
there are 5 dwarf planets
How many dorfe planets in our solar stum have names?
there are 5 dwarf planets
all of them
During a solar eclipse can the moon be different colors other than red?
No it is always going to be red
What are kiplers laws of planetary mosen and where can I find the info?
search Kepler's laws
Hey, I am new to solar system, and I am wondering if anybody has any leads on were to get my information... Specific sources and stuff. The best I have been finding is sources from NASA.
look up space.com and you will find what you need
How many dorfe planets in our solar stum have names?
All of them And you spelled dwarf wrong
What are kiplers laws of planetary mosen and where can I find the info?
search Kepler's laws
you spelled motion wrong
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