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Build Your Own Astrolabe

In this short answer worksheet, students build an astrolabe to measure 2 different types of angles: the angle of the Moon above the horizon at different times of the day or night and the angle of different stars above the horizon and how this changes from month to month. Also, students receive background knowledge and are required to respond to 2 focus questions.

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Grade
5th - 8th
Subjects
Science
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Worksheets
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