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Phy1060 (Astronomy) -- Quiz tomorrow (Friday 2/15) on Chasing Pluto

Syllabus -- Notes -- Pilot-- textbook -- Astronomy college course -- Phy1060/Old studyguide -- slides - wright.miraheze.org

Week 1[edit]

Later: Coriolis effect: https://www.windows2universe.org/teacher_resources/ocean_education/TheOceanInMotion.pdf

1/15 (T) Link to textbook. Exponential notation.[edit]

  1. Textbook:We got to https://cnx.org/contents/LnN76Opl@17.1:bRq9BafY@8/Numbers-in-Astronomy
  2. Student Essay: exponential notation

1/16 (W) Chapter 1: A brief tour[edit]

  1. Slides 01: A brief tour
  2. https://cnx.org/contents/LnN76Opl@17.1:vJqc7PER@11/A-Conclusion-and-a-Beginning

1/17 (R) Chapter 2: Birth of Astronomy[edit]

  1. Slides 02: Nighttime sky - Birth of astronomy
  2. https://www.skyandtelescope.com/observing/stargazers-corner/solar-eclipse-lab-sunny-day/

1/18 (F)[edit]

Week 2[edit]

MLK off 1/21(M)

1/22 (T)[edit]

Coriolis force movie

1/23 (W)[edit]

w:Ptolemy's world map Ch 3 slides gravity

1/24 (R) Newton's dark secrets and intro to calculus[edit]

Newton's Dark Secrets: Slope of a parabola at x=0:

1/25 (F) Newton's dark secrets and exponential growth on a spreadsheet[edit]

Finish Newton and perhaps do exponential growth on a spreadsheet.

Week 3[edit]

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Week 4[edit]

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2/8 (F) Strike ends[edit]

Week 5[edit]

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2/12 (T) Chasing Pluto[edit]

2/13 (W) Chasing Pluto[edit]

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Week 6[edit]

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Week 7[edit]

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Spring Break[edit]

No classes 3/4(M)-3/9(S)

Week 9[edit]

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Week 10[edit]

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Week 11[edit]

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Week 12[edit]

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Week 13[edit]

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Week 14[edit]

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Week 15[edit]

Last day of classes is 4/27(S)

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Final Exams[edit]

Final Exams

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